Deputies investigating attempted abduction in Horry Co.

VIDEO: Police investigating attempted abduction in Horry Co.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about an abduction attempt in Horry County's Garden City area on Sunday.

At approximately 8 a.m., a man attempted to abduct a woman while she was jogging along South Waccamaw Drive, according to GCSO spokesperson Jason Lesley.

The man is described as a late middle-aged white man with dark hair.  He was last seen fleeing north on South Waccamaw Drive in a dark-colored SUV, Lesley said.

Lesley said a similar incident occurred around 7 a.m., near the same location.

Anyone with information regarding both incidents is asked to contact the Georgetown Sheriff's Office at  843-546-5102.

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