Forgery suspect with ‘violent tendencies’ arrested

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) – The Horry County Police Department has arrested Joseph Kenneth Roberts.

A Horry County Police Department Facebook post says the arrest happened “with the help of a private citizen.”

Horry County Police had a warrant for Roberts, who is wanted for forgery.

Police said in a Facebook post on July 21 that Roberts has “violent tendencies” and warned citizens not to approach him.

Police posted an update online that said Roberts was driving a silver Ford Explorer possibly in the Carolina Forest area.