2nd Person Charged with Criminal Conspiracy

A second person was charged yesterday in connection with a Criminal Conspiracy Tuesday near Clinton. 31-year-old Anthony Perry Wilson of 315 Beauregard Street, Clinton is charged with Forgery and Criminal Conspiracy. He is accused of conspiring with another to unlawfully plan or scheme to accomplish the crime of presenting counterfeit money for goods and services. He is also accused of publishing as true a forged or counterfeited written instrument which he knew to be forged or counterfeited. He allegedly did so by producing counterfeit money for illegal use. Anthony Perry Wilson was being held a second night in the Laurens County Detention Center, pending a bond hearing today.

23-year-old Brittany Candida Smith, who was charged Tuesday with the same two charges, was released yesterday on bond.