Man arrested in Hilton Head, no second subject found during house search

Man arrested in Hilton Head, no second subject found during house search
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BEAFORT COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A man has been arrested after attempting to break into cars in Sea Pines Plantation on Hilton Head Island.

On Saturday, Beaufort County deputies arrested Alfonza Powell,25, for tampering with a motor vehicle on Woodbine Drive, according to a statement by Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

Witnesses reported that after Powell attempted to break into the vehicles before he got into his own vehicle and drove away from the area.

Deputies searched for the possibility of another subject at large after a witness observed a male subject run inside of a residence on Woodbine Drive.

The residence was searched by Sea Pines security officers, Sheriff's Office deputies and the Sheriff's Office K-9 units.

No subject was found inside.

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