Man arrested, charged with trying to kidnap female jogger on Garden City street


GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Police have arrested the man accused of trying to abduct a woman on a Garden City street last Sunday.

According to a press release from the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office, 67-year-old Jeremiah Dicapua, of Horry County, was taken into custody Friday and charged with kidnapping.

Authorities allege that he accosted a woman who was jogging on South Waccamaw Drive last weekend.

The woman told Georgetown County deputies a man got out of his vehicle and grabbed her arm before she fought him off and ran away, the release stated.

Dicapua was awaiting a bond hearing late Friday afternoon.

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