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Jimmie Lee Wells

Jimmie Lee Wells Jimmie Lee Wells

SUMTER, SC (WIS) - We recently told you about 52-year-old Jimmie Lee Wells of Sumter.

In May of 2006, deputies say Wells accepted $1,400 from a Bishopville woman to do some work on her house. Deputies say he cashed the check but never showed up.

"He seemed to be honest, and I thought he was," said Rosa Ford.

After our story aired, Lee County authorities say they got several tips about where Wells might be. And Friday morning, he turned himself in.

Reported by Jordan Sandler

Posted by Logan Smith

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