Escaped inmate captured in Summerville area

Published: Nov. 27, 2015 at 4:24 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 27, 2015 at 7:36 PM EST
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(WCSC) - Authorities with the Dorchester County Sheriffs Office and the SCDC Police Services Division apprehended an escaped inmate Friday morning in the Summerville area.

Seth Allen Grooms was serving five years for second degree burglary when he escaped from the Palmer Pre-Release Center, a minimum security facility in Florence on Sunday, Nov. 22.

Authorities say he was taken into custody without incident around 9:30 a.m.

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