Arrest Alleges Auto Break-In Yesterday

Clinton Public Safety arrested a man for an alleged auto break-in on North Sloan Street yesterday. 43-year-old Timmy Wayne Martin of 136 West Bluford Street, Clinton was charged with Breaking into Motor Vehicle and Possession of Burglary Tools. He is accused of breaking into a motor vehicle by force at 1201 North Sloan Street yesterday, and also of having in his possession a hammer, a chisel and a screwdriver which were used for breaking into a motor vehicle at that location. Cash or surety bonds were set totaling $5,000 on the two charges. Timmy Wayne Martin remained in the Laurens County Detention Center this morning.