School district reminds families to check employee credentials

The Beaufort County School District is reminding people to verify the identity of district employees after recent incidents in which a man posed as a district worker and tried to talk to children, according to a district news release.

Parents should ask to see the employee's photo ID, the release said. The public may also call the district office at 843-322-2300.

Anyone who has seen similar suspicious activity or anyone with information on suspect Bret Holterman is asked to call Sheriff's Office investigator Jeff Moran at 843-524-2777.