Crime & Courts

Police searching for armed and dangerous suspect who escaped custody

The S.C. Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services and Crimestoppers are asking for the public’s help in locating an armed and dangerous suspect.

Police say Isaac Deshaun Watson, 20, escaped custody and needs to be found. His last known address was 3945 Candlelite Drive in Columbia.

Watson is wanted for Violation of Youthful Offender Conditional Release in Richland County. He has pending charges, which include the Unlawful Carrying of a Pistol.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIMESC.