THIS OPINION HAS NO PRECEDENTIAL VALUE.† IT SHOULD NOT BE CITED OR RELIED ON AS PRECEDENT IN ANY PROCEEDING EXCEPT AS PROVIDED BY RULE 239(d)(2), SCACR.

THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
In The Court of Appeals

The State, Respondent,

v.

Marcus T. Spencer, Appellant.


Appeal From Union County
Alexander S. Macaulay, Circuit Court Judge


Unpublished Opinion No. 2009-UP-051
Submitted January 2, 2009 Ė Filed January 15, 2009†††


APPEAL DISMISSED


Appellate Defender Kathrine H. Hudgins, of Columbia, for Appellant.

Attorney General Henry Dargan McMaster, Chief Deputy Attorney General John W. McIntosh, Assistant Deputy Attorney General Salley W. Elliott, all of Columbia; and Solicitor Kevin S. Brackett, of York, for Respondent.

PER CURIAM: †Marcus T. Spencer appeals his guilty plea and sentence for escape, arguing his plea was involuntary.† After a thorough review of the record, counselís brief, and Spencerís pro se brief, pursuant to Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738 (1967), and State v. Williams, 305 S.C. 116, 406 S.E.2d 357 (1991), we dismiss Spencerís appeal and grant counselís motion to be relieved. [1]

APPEAL DISMISSED.

WILLIAMS, PIEPER, and GEATHERS, JJ., concur.†


[1] We decide this case without oral argument pursuant to Rule 215, SCACR.