Beaufort County deputies arrest carjacking suspect

Crime & Safety

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WSAV) – Beaufort County deputies have arrested a suspect wanted on multiple charges in a recent carjacking incident on Shanklin Road.

According to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO), deputies began searching for Jonas Washington Jr. in Burton Thursday afternoon.

A short time later, the 22-year-old was apprehended on Coinbow Loop.

He will be transported to the Beaufort County Detention Center and booked on charges of first-degree, kidnapping and grand larceny.

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