SCSO: Deputies looking for man accused of choking victim and swinging sword at her

Robert Prince

Robert Prince
Courtesy: Sumter County Sheriff’s Office

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Sumter County deputies say a man is wanted for assaulting a woman and girl on Friday. Deputies say 56-year-old Robert D. Prince is accused of hitting and choking the woman. Officials say he is also accused of swinging a sword at the woman and a 16-year-old girl.

Deputies say Prince is wanted for domestic violence, high and aggravated and assault and battery, first degree. Authorities describe him as 5’10” and weighing 200 pounds, with brown eyes and a bald head.

If you know where Prince is, call 911, the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office at 803-436-2000 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. Tips can also be submitted to

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