Former Pee Dee Coach Sentenced for Criminal Sexual Conduct

He was arrested back in December of 2019.

A former Darlington County youth softball coach has been sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with a minor. 49 year old Joseph Williamson was given 13 years in prison for criminal sexual conduct with a minor second degree. He was arrested back in December of 2019, when the victim was 14 years old. Darlington County investigators found sexually explicit messages on the victim’s phone as well as obtained records from social media before his arrest. Investigators say Williamson had been grooming the victim for years.