Man wanted for arson after Gallivants Ferry home fire

Dease (Source: Horry County Police)
Dease (Source: Horry County Police)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Police are looking for one man who may be responsible for a mobile home fire in Gallivants Ferry.

The single-wide mobile home on Grass Patch Circle caught fire just before midnight on Saturday, Feb. 8. Investigators with Horry County Police and Horry County Fire Rescue determined the fire was set intentionally, and the man who did it fled the scene.

According to the Horry County Police Department "Official Page", 22-year-old Remon Divante Dease of Georgetown is wanted for third degree arson.

Dease stands 6' tall and weighs 145 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. If you know where Dease is, you are asked to contact us at 915-TIPS.

No one was home at the time of the fire. Battalion Chief Kenny Todd said the home is a total loss.

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