Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is requesting the community’s assistance in locating Kenneth Gleaton (DOB: 08/31/1979) wanted for murder.
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Richland County Sheriff’s Department investigators were called to 109 Crestmore Drive by the Columbia/Richland Fire Marshal’s Office in reference to a suspicious fire. After extinguishing the blaze, a female body was located in the debris. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts stated that the victim, identified as 39-year old Amanda Peele died as a result of homicidal violence.
Investigators, following up on significant leads were able to determine that Gleaton (image above) , a former acquaintance of Amanda is responsible for this crime. The Sheriff is asking for assistance in locating Gleaton. To receive up to $1000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible, please call, email or text your anonymous tip to:
October 10, 2017
Two Notch Road
Columbia, South Carolina 29223
(803) 576-3000 phone (803) 576-3195 fax
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