Two More Arrests Cite Failure to Show in Court

The Sheriff’s Office yesterday continued booking folks on Bench Warrants citing failure to appear in Court. Two General Sessions Bench Warrants were served on 24-year-old Ricky Jay Owens Jr. of 16 Mountain View Road, Gray Court citing failure to show for trail on two Grand Larceny cases, including a required appearance on May 30th of this year. 29-year-old Michael Wayne Barnette of 103 Woods Road, Fountain Inn was served with a General Sessions Bench Warrant issued March 31st of 2011 for failure to face a Receiving Stolen Goods charge, citing goods valued at between one and five thousand dollars. Both Owens and Barnette remain in the Laurens County Detention Center.