ESTILL, SC (WTOC) - The Estill Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted for filing a false police report of a felony.
The suspect, Casey Jones, Jr., falsely reported a female assaulted him by the use of a vehicle on E. Nixville Road.
Investigators say Jones willfully reported this incident with the fraudulent intent for monetary gain. Jones retained an attorney in an attempt to pursue litigation against the female's car insurance company.
The suspect is described as a 5"9' black male, weighing around 230 lbs.
If you have any information, please contact the Estill Police Department at 803.625.3699 (m-f 8 a.m.-4 p.m), Hampton County Dispatch at 803.943.9261, or 911.