Authorities look for man who escaped custody in Georgetown County

GEORGETOWN, SC (WCSC) - Georgetown County sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who escaped from Andrew Police after an arrest.

Investigators are looking for 31-year-old Tracy Lashawn Nesmith after he escaped custody Thursday. Police say he is from Andrews, but has ties to North Carolina.

According to Andrews police, the suspect was stopped for speeding, but they learned he was driving with a suspended license and he had several traffic-related warrants out for his arrest.

When Andrews police officers tried to handcuff him, he ran away. The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is assisting the Andrews Police Department.

If you know where he is, you can call authorities at 527-6763.

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