One Year Sentence for Probation Violation

    A Clinton man was sentenced yesterday in Laurens County General Sessions Criminal Court for a Violation of Probation charge. 38-year-old Ryan O’Neal Miller of 107 Apple Orchard Circle, Clinton was charged with violating terms of his probationary release by failing to refrain from use of illegal substances, by being in possession of pornographic DVDs and sexually stimulating books and by failing to follow the advice and instructions of his agent. Judge Frank Addy Jr. sentenced Ryan O’Neil Miller to one year in the South Carolina Department of Corrections for violating his probation. Miller was placed in the Johnson Detention Center, pending transfer into the state prison system.