Lexington Co. officials arrest man on unpaid child support charges

WEST COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A West Columbia man has been arrested on unpaid child support charges according to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department.

Officials say 40-year-old George Earl West was arrested Monday around 11pm at his home on Augusta Road.

Authorities say West has not made a combined total of $26,709 in court-ordered child support payments in Lexington County.

Officials say West was released from the Lexington County Detention Center after posting bond on two family court bench warrants.

Posted by Jeremy Turnage