Police: SC man accused of kidnapping pregnant girlfriend arrested

Credit: Lancaster Police Department

A man accused of kidnapping his pregnant girlfriend has been taken into custody this week, according to the Lancaster Police Department. 

Frederickeon Lamar Twitty was arrested Monday evening, Jan. 7 by the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office.

Twitty is accused of forcibly taking his girlfriend, Katherine Crittenden, from a home in the 800 block of Pardue St. by grabbing her around the neck. He was also armed with a handgun. 

Police said Twitty forced Crittenden into the back of a four-door sedan and fled. Crittenden was able to escape when Twitty stopped at a stop sign at Chesterfield Ave. 

Anyone with further information is asked to call the Lancaster Police Department at 803-289-6035.