Manhunt for burglary suspect in Marlboro County

A manhunt is underway in Marlboro County for a burglary suspect, after a man tried to break into a mobile home off of New Bridge road in the Berea community of McColl.

The homeowner heard the burglar and ran outside after him, according to Marlboro County Sheriff Fred Knight.

The burglar then ran into the woods surrounding the house.

Deputies and bloodhounds are searching the area and combing the woods.

The man deputies are looking for is suspected of breaking into the same home on several occasions, Knight said.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Marlboro County Sheriff's Office at 843-479-5605.