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Lexington Co. authorities find man after brief search

Deputies in Lexington County were canvassing the area looking for a man they said escaped while they were trying to take him into custody.
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LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. — Deputies in Lexington County say they have located a man they say escaped while they were trying to take him into custody on Saturday evening.

According to the Lexington County Sheriff's facebook page, they were able to find man just before midnight Saturday. 

Deputies were searching the area of Wire Road and Two Notch roads as well as nearby areas for a man who escaped from deputies throughout the night.

They say the man was not believed to be armed or dangerous. However, they were asking residents in the area to call 911 if they see him.