Criminal Sexual Contact with a Minor

On February 2, 2013, The Greenville Police Department and Greenville County Sheriff’s Office conducted a joint investigation into 35 year old Rodney Swan, engaging in sexual activity with a 15 year old girl. Further investigation revealed that Swan had an account on “” and was believed to be portraying himself as various teenagers. We believe that he was using the aliases of, “Ashley Patton” and “Brad Elser” to communicate with the victim. Investigators have reason to believe that there are possibly more victims. The Police Department and Sheriff’s Office encourages anyone that has seen either of these names on an electronic device such as a computer or IPOD, please contact The Greenville Police Department or Greenville County Sheriff’s Office. Swan has been charged with the following:
-Enticing a child to leave school
-Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor
-Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor 2nd Degree

Saturday, February 02, 2013 8:16:00 AM Categories: News Releases