‘Armed and dangerous’ Loris man wanted in connection to multiple assaults taken into custody

‘Armed and dangerous’ Loris man wanted in connection to multiple assaults taken into custody
Horry County Police are searching for a man they say is wanted for multiple assaults. (Source: Horry County Police Department)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Police have arrested a man they say is wanted for multiple assaults.

The department issued the wanted call on social media Sunday around 11 a.m. and reports of his arrest came in around 4:48 p.m. Police say 39-year-old Bobby Joe Martin played a role in multiple assaults and malicious damage complaints.

Officials say he is known to frequent the Loris and Galivants Ferry areas, and may be driving a burgundy pickup truck with some damage and missing bumpers.

UPDATE: Martin has been located and taken into custody. 🚨WANTED - ASSAULT & MALICIOUS DAMAGE🚨 HCPD is searching for...

Posted by Horry County Police Department on Sunday, March 22, 2020

Anyone with information about Martin’s whereabouts is asked to call 843-248-1520.

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