Spartanburg County authorities arrested a man Friday afternoon and charged him with harboring a 15-year-old girl missing since Tuesday. The teen was found unharmed
in Jonesville Friday, authorities said.
Daniel Scott Martin, 29, with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. He was booked at Spartanburg County jail about 3:05 p.m. Friday.
Deputies on Thursday obtained an arrest warrant accusing Martin of "knowingly and willfully harboring the victim who is listed as missing/endangered" on Wednesday.
Spartanburg County Sheriff's Public Information Officer Tony Ivey said Martin was arrested during a traffic stop near his residence, and he supplied deputies with a Jonesville address as a possible location of the teen's whereabouts. Ivey said Spartanburg and Union County deputies, along with Jonesville Police officers, located the teen at that residence Friday afternoon.
Martin was charged Feb. 13 with second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, younger than 16. He was released on $20,000 bond on Feb. 17, according to Spartanburg County jail's online records.