Darlington County man charged with criminal sexual conduct involving 11-year-old

Pee Dee Crime

DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) –  A Darlington County man has been charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor involving an 11-year-old.

According to the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office affidavit, Tristan Amerson, 22, assaulted the 11-year-old in the Hartsville area on Dec. 8. He was arrested on Feb. 16. The affidavit claims Amerson attempted to commit a lewd act on the child by placing their hand on his genitals and placing his hands in their pants. 

Amerson is facing one count of criminal sexual conduct with a minor, 3rd degree, lewd act. 

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