Former Winthrop University Police Officer Charged With Criminal Sexual Conduct


SOUTH CAROLINA (CN2 NEWS) South Carolina Law Enforcement Division Agents arrested a former law enforcement
officer with the Winthrop University Police Department.

The arrest was made on October 16, 2020 for committing sexual
battery against minors.

48-year-old, Charles Eugene Price, was charged with two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct with a minor under 11 years of age first-degree and Criminal Sexual Conduct first-degree.

The SLED investigation was requested by the York County Sheriff’s Office.

Price was booked at the York County Detention Center.

The case will be prosecuted by the Sixteenth Circuit Solicitor’s Office.