COLUMBIA (WACH) - A registered sex offender in Richland County has been arrested in connection with an indecent exposure incident that occurred almost one month ago.
Police say Herbert John Smith, Jr., 27, is charged with indecent exposure. He is accused of fondling himself in front of young girls on Millwood Ave. near Dreher High School on the morning of March 6.
Richland County records show Smith has used multiple aliases and was convicted of sexual battery by multiple perpetrators in Florida in 1999.
Smith was taken to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.