Horry Co. vehicle stolen from Wampee area recovered quickly

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) Horry County Police are trying to identify the suspect that took an Horry County vehicle for a joy ride Wednesday afternoon.

Sgt. Robert Kegler, spokesperson for the Horry County Police Department, tells WMBF News that a vehicle belonging to the Horry County Public Works was taken from the Wampee area Wednesday afternoon.

Kegler said the truck was stolen from the area of Highway 90 and St. Joseph Road and recovered in an unoccupied field on Vaught Ridge Road shortly after it was taken.

The suspect is described as a white male with spiky hair.

Any information about this incident can be reported to Horry County Police at 843-915-TIPS.

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