Aiken County suspect turns self in


AIKEN - One of Aiken County’s most wanted has turned himself into authorities after 7 months on the run.

Carlos Allen, 32, of the 2100 block of Sassafras Road, turned himself into the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office early afternoon Wednesday, sheriff’s Sgt. Dave Myers said in a news release.

He is now charged with kidnapping and criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature. On Feb. 15, police believe Mr. Allen assaulted a woman and held her against her will in a home on Tommy Lane.

He remains at the Aiken County Detention Center.


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