Sheriff Leon Lott announces the arrest of a Midlands attorney on charges of lewd acts upon a minor.
Today, Thursday, March 18, 2021 at approximately 07:40 a.m. Harry Gregory (DOB: 12/29/1959) was arrested. The Sheriff’s Department Fugitive Task Force, Special Victims Unit, Major Crimes Unit and Columbia Police Department executed a search warrant and arrest warrant at a home on Windsor Road where Gregory was taken into custody without incident.
Gregory is charged with lewd acts upon a child, stemming from incidents that occurred from 2002 to 2004 when the victim was a minor.
Gregory will be booked at the Alvin S Glen Detention Center.
*On Background*The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is aware of rumors that circulated last fall connecting Gregory with the disappearance of Dail Dinwiddie. The department is committed to investigating all tips thoroughly. There is no new information to provide on the Dinwiddie missing persons case.