Sherman Veazie

Sherman Veazie III (Source: ACSO)

PELZER, SC (FOX Carolina) – Anderson County deputies said a 42-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile victim over the course of several years.

Jail records show Sherman Coane Veazie III was booked on multiple criminal sexual conduct offenses.

Deputies said they began investigating on August 12 after being called to AnMed on Fant Street in reference to a sexual assault.

At the hospital, deputies said they met with a family member of the juvenile victim who told deputies Veazie had been forcing the girl to have sex with him and this has been happening since she was five years old.

Deputies did not release further details due to the sensitive nature of the case.

MORE NEWS - SC Attorney General files lawsuit against 3 opioid distributors, blaming them for roles in opioid crisis

Copyright 2019 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.