Former Gamecock star seen on LivePD, Twitter blows up in response


A familiar face in the Midlands made an appearance on the hit A&E TV show Live PD.

Former Gamecock Men’s Basketball star Sindarius Thornwell was seen on the show after deputies responded to a situation involving the former SEC Player of the Year and an unknown woman.

Deputies on the show said a woman was following Thornwell at a high rate of speed in a car because she allegedly did not want him to attend a party that he was planning to go to.

As soon as Thornwell was seen on the show, residents from all over the state took to Twitter.

Thornwell on

— Mark Rainwater (@awesumark) July 29, 2017

We were just joking “that guy looks like sindarius…THATS SINDARIUS” #livePD

— Nick Annan (@Nick_Annan) July 29, 2017

I see you @Sin_City_803 on

— Thad Wood (@thadwood) July 29, 2017

I cannot believe @Sin_City_803 on @OfficialLivePD, yet no one has recognized him!! #livepd#SindariousThornwell#what?

— Libby Anderson (@BlinkyMcStutter) July 29, 2017

Thornwell was not arrested and the responding deputy even joked that Thornwell looked familiar before letting him go.


Yeah Deputy Brown recognized him because he played for the University of South Carolina

— YouDon’tKnowMyName (@BMS_TheGIFGuy) July 29, 2017

The former Gamecock just signed a contract to join the Los Angeles Clippers in the NBA.

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