Crime News

Wanted criminal sexual misconduct suspect extradited from North Carolina


Kenon Daquan Stallworth was extradited from Transylvania County jail in Brevard, North Carolina to Clarendon County on Feb. 22. Stallworth was arrested and charged with Criminal Sexual Misconduct – First Degree before being transported to the Clarendon County Detention Center.

Stallworth’s bond was set at $75,000 at a hearing on Feb. 23. He was released later that day after posting said bond. On Jan. 23, the Manning Police Department announced that Stallworth and Matthew Brian Sowards and were wanted in connection to an ongoing investigation for Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor 1st. 

Sowards is still wanted. If you have any information on their whereabouts of Sowards, please contact Det. Ragin at the Manning Police Department at 803-435-8859 or the Manning Police Department Crime Tip Line at 803-433-8025.  You can remain anonymous.