Allegedly Held Gun on Husband

A Western Laurens County woman was charged yesterday in connection with an incident at her home Sunday, when she allegedly threatened her husband with a gun. 55-year-old Nancy Watts Veal of 589 Walker Road, Ware Shoals was charged with 3rd Degree Domestic Violence.

Deputy Atwood initially issued a ticket charging Mrs. Veal with Possession of Marijuana at 10:40 Sunday night at her residence. In a warrant served yesterday, Deputy Jared Atwood states that on August 6th Ms. Veal committed Domestic Violence in the 3rd degree by pointing a shotgun at the victim and threatening to shoot him, causing fear of imminent peril.

While a $615 personal recognizance bond was set on the marijuana charge, a $5,000 cash or surety bond was set on the Domestic Violence warrant.

Nancy Watts Veal remained in the Laurens County Detention Center this morning.