A Williamsburg County man is behind bars charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
Authorities say Eddie Pressley, 49, of Salters, was arrested on Tuesday, May 19 and charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor. Investigators say on Monday, May 18 Pressley allegedly committed sexual battery on a three year old victim in Salters.
Pressley is being held at the Williamsburg County Detention Center.
Under South Carolina law, first degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum of 25 years, no part of which may be suspended nor probation granted, or must be imprisoned for life.