Man accused of child sex crimes in Spartanburg Co.

Matthew Clarence Elzie Goode
Matthew Clarence Elzie Goode

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – A Pacolet man is accused of child sex crimes with 3 little girls in Spartanburg County, according to deputies.

The report says the victim’s mother reported the abuse to police.

The warrant says the suspect masturbated in front of a 4 and 6-year-old.

He is also accused of sexual battery by penetration of a child younger than 11 years old.

The warrants say the crimes happened between September 2014 and September 2016.

Matthew Clarence Elzie Goode, 32, is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with minor under 11 years of age, and two counts each of criminal solicitation of a minor.

A magistrate court judge denied bond for Goode on Tuesday. Due to the charges, Goode must appear in circuit court where a judge will decide to set bond.

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