Anson County Sheriff’s Office on the hunt for murder suspect

Abby Cavenaugh Editor

January 3, 2014

Anson County Sheriff Tommy Allen reported Friday morning that the Sheriff’s Office has obtained arrest warrants for Reginald Odell Jr., 34, in connection with the Dec. 30 murder of Dorian Miles and the assault of Hasson M. Pressley. The murder and assault occurred during the early morning hours of Dec. 30 near Lilesville.

According to a press release from the Anson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a report of a shooting shortly after 3 a.m. Monday at a residence on Branch Road, which is located off U.S. 74, approximately eight miles east of Wadesboro.

Odell is charged with first degree murder and assault with intent to kill, inflicting serious injury. He is believed to be somewhere in Anson County or surrounding counties, Sheriff Allen said.

Odell should be considered ARMED and DANGEROUS. Anyone with any information should call the Anson County Sheriff’s Office at 704-694-4188.