Darlington woman arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) – Darlington deputies say one woman could face up to ten years in jail for sexual exploitation of a minor.

Lt. Robert Kilgo with the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office says investigators with the Special Victims Unit arrested 43-year-old Charlene Lynn Hammons Wednesday morning.

On Monday, investigators were contacted by the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina about a sexual assault that was captured on video. Over the course of the investigation, deputies discovered Hammons had a video of the assault and was arrested without incident.

Lt. Kilgo says her bond hearing will be held Wednesday at 4 p.m. at the Darlington County Detention Center and the case remains under investigation.