Teen accused of sexually assaulting child at Horry County home

Teen accused of sexually assaulting child at Horry County home
Armani Janal Willis (Source: JRLDC)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A teen is behind bars after police say he sexually assaulted a child.

Armani Janal Willis, 17, is charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and kidnapping.

According to a report from Horry County police, the alleged assault happened on Jan. 19 at a home on Peachtree Drive.

An arrest warrant states the female victim “did attempt to flee but was pulled back” and sexually assaulted by the suspect.

As of Monday morning, Willis remains at the J. Reuben Long Detention Center under $35,000 bond.

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