Former GCSO deputy facing charges


Agents of the S.C. Law Enforcement Division have arrested a former deputy with the
Greenville County Sheriff’s Office in connection with an Aug. 5, 2020 incident where he
injured and unlawfully arrested an individual.
Ryan A. Gibson, 29, was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd Degree, Misconduct, and
Misconduct in Office. The request for the SLED investigation was made by the Greenville County Sheriff’s
Office. Gibson was booked at the Greenville County Detention Center.
The case will be prosecuted by the 13th Circuit Solicitor’s Office.