RCSD Searching For Missing 20-Year-Old


RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WOLO)- The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help finding a missing 20-year-old.

In a press release, Sheriff Leon Lott states that Deasha Hicks was last seen leaving her residence on Friday, April 28, 2017 on Mellowood Drive (not far off of Bluff Road).

Deasha was expected to return home on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, but her calls are going straight to voicemail, and her Facebook page has been deleted.

The family states that this is very uncharacteristic of Deasha.

The Sheriff states that Deasha is on prescribed medication which she did not take with her and is cause for concern.

Deasha is described as a black female, 5’ 02” tall, and 125 pounds; she was last seen wearing a burgundy sun dress.

Anyone with information on the wherabouts of Deasha Hicks is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.