The search is on for a man wanted for multiple sex offenses with a child.
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says 56 year-old Kenneth Wayne Manning Senior of Scranton in Hyde County is wanted on a total of eight charges. The charges include first degree statutory rape, crimes against nature, first degree statutory sex offense, kidnapping, disseminating obscenity to a minor and indecent liberties with a child.
The incidents are alleged to have taken place in Pinetown.
The sheriff's office says Manning was last seen driving a green 1990's model Pontiac Grand Am.