On Jan 12, 2020, deputies with the Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office arrested a teenage boy from Donalds after apparently kidnapping his ex-girlfriend from her friend’s home.
Adam Drake McDonald, 19 of Donalds SC was arrested and charged with burglary, kidnapping and 1st degree assault and battery.
According to the arrest report, McDonald went inside the victim’s friend’s home, threw her over his shoulder and forced her into his vehicle. After McDonald left the victim’s friend received a phone call from her and it was McDonald on the line. He was asking what guy’s house they visited the night before. As McDonald talked the friend could hear the victim screaming in the background.
Officers pinged the victim’s phone and found them to be in the area of Johns Creek Road. One officer in the area located McDonald’s vehicle and stopped them after turning onto Clem Road. McDonald was arrested and transported to the Greenwood County Detention Center.