Effingham man charged with molesting child

April 17, 2019 GMT

FLORENCE, S.C. – Roger Dale Lupo of Effingham has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, according to the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.

Lupo, 49, was arrested Tuesday in Columbia, with the assistance of the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the Florence Division of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force.

Investigators say Lupo is alleged to have committed a sex act on a child who was 3 years old at the time.