Georgetown Man Sentenced to Five Years Behind Bars

A man from Georgetown County was sentenced to five years behind bars in connection to the sexual exploitation of a minor. Steven Hewitt Sr. pleaded guilty to one count of sexual exploitation of a minor 3rd degree and received his sentence last Monday. Hewitt was already on the sex offender registry for a previous offense and was also ordered to forfeit all of his electronic devices. He was initially arrested on May 5th of last year following an investigation by the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.