GCSO: 3 arrested in crime spree

Justin Pyatt

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office says it's made three arrests in connection to a series of car breakins and other crimes dating back to the fall of 2011 in the Waccamaw Neck area of the county.

On December 29, 2011, the sheriff's office executed a search warrant at the home of Justin Pyatt, 18, on Dickinson Drive, in the Pawleys Island area. There, deputies say they recovered stolen property.

Pyatt has been charged with the October 31, 2011 armed robbery of the Kangaroo Express, 10459 Ocean Highway in Pawleys Island, a November 29, 2011 burglary of a home in Pawleys Plantation, and twenty-three Breaking and Entering Auto charges on various dates and locations.

Dominique Antonio Smith, 20, of Pawleys Island, is also charged in connection with November 29, 2011 burglary of the Pawleys Plantation home.

Larry Dominique Williams, 18. of Pawleys Island, is charged in connection with the October 31, 2011 armed robbery at the Kangaroo as well as five counts of Receiving Stolen Goods various dates and locations.

Pyatt, Smith and Williams are currently being held at the Georgetown County Detention Center where they are awaiting a bond hearing for their charges.