Police find suspected burglar hiding under bed

Weaver (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)
Weaver (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A Johnsonville man is facing charges for burglary after a concerned citizen called the police.

That burglary occurred just after midnight on Tuesday, Oct. 22 on Hannah Loop. The owners of the home were out of town, but police were called to the area by another community member.

When police swept the house, they found 25-year-old Marquell Weaver hiding under a bed.

Weaver is charged with first degree burglary and possession of burglary tools. He is at the Georgetown County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.

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