A South Carolina man wanted on more than a dozen child sexual exploitation charges may be armed and dangerous, officials said.
The S.C. Attorney General’s Office and Crimestoppers is searching for Anthony Ray “Hammer” Nielson, according to a news release from Crimestoppers.
Charges against Nielson include 10 counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor and four counts of second degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Officials said the charges stem from child pornography.
Nielson’s last known address is in Sumter, though he also has ties to Bishopville, southeast Georgia and Pennsylvania.
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Officials said he’s an avid motorcycle rider and is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about the suspect’s whereabouts can contact Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC or text “TIPSC” plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Those who leave tips that lead to an arrest could receive up to $1,000 in rewards.