Horry County Deputies arrest fugitive

Omar Young, courtesy J Reuben Long

After receiving a tip, Horry County Sheriff's deputies were able to find and arrest a fugitive wanted out of Maryland.

Deputies arrested Omar Young, 33, outside of the Value Inn near Carolina Forest Friday night.

Young was pulled over for a traffic stop on Highway 501 and taken into custody.

Young was wanted for possession of a stolen vehicle and assault.

He is currently in the J Reuben Long Detention Center awaiting extradition back to Maryland.