Sheriff: Dad Tattooed 14-Year-Old Daughter
Victor Shane Scoggins tattooed his underage daughter in his home without a license from DHEC.
COLUMBIA, SC -- A local dad is in jail after deputies say he tattooed his 14-year-old daughter's wrist.
Victor Shane Scoggins, 39, of Richland County tattooed the symbol of Browning, a hunting a fishing company, and "Daddy's Girl" on his daughter's wrist on October 1, according to the sheriff's department.
Deputies say they received tips that Scoggins tattooed his daughter and possibly others from his home without a license from the S.C. Department Health and Environmental Control.
Scoggins is charged with tattoing a minor, unlawful neglect of a child and for not having a license from DHEC.
He turned himself in at the Richland County Sheriff's Department just after 8 a.m. Thursday. He is being held at hte Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.
Sheriff Leon Lott is asking anyone who was tattooed by Scoggins to call the sheriff's department at 803-576-3000.