The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged 70-year-old Joseph Hunter with sexual assaulting two children.
The alleged crimes happened between 2006 and 2010. Deputies arrested him at his home without incident late Tuesday morning.
He’s now charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor in the First Degree and Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor in the Third Degree.
Investigators confiscated several electronic devices that are now going through forensic investigation.
Anyone with information regarding these incidents is encouraged to contact Sergeant Doug Seifert at 843-255-3414 or CrimeStoppers 1-888-CrimeSC if wishing to remain anonymous and for possible reward.