Mauldin Man Charged from Hit & Run

    Laurens Police were investigating a wreck around 10:30 Wednesday night on East Main at Jerry Road where the driver left the scene. He was reportedly located shortly afterward while leaving a car on Bub Avenue. Officer Patrick Craven issued tickets charging 29-year-old Corey Blackwell of 418 Adams Mill Road, Mauldin with Leaving the Scene of an Accident and Driving under the Influence. Bonds were set on the charges yesterday at $997 and $1,000. Meanwhile, Blackwell was also being held in the Johnson Detention Center for the Sheriff’s Office, pending a warrant expected to charge him with Bringing Contraband into a Prison.