Man accused of drugging, sexually assaulting woman

Brown – RCSD photo

According to a Richland County Sheriff’s Department report, a man drugged a woman and sexually assaulted her in a hotel room.

Travis Ronnell Brown, 29, is wanted on charges of kidnapping, criminal sexual conduct first degree, and petit larceny. The alleged incident took place on Nov. 10.

The sheriff’s department report said Brown drugged the woman at a nightclub and took her back to the Microtel Inn and sexually assaulted her. Brown stole some of the woman’s belongings, deputies said, before he fled in a 2003 Ford F-250 with the South Carolina license plate tag 893 7LR.

Anyone with information about the incident, is asked to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Call 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372) or visit and email a tip. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.