Tie With Rope, Assault with Belt

A domestic assault Monday in the Wattsville community was alleged in a warrant served yesterday. The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office charged 36-year-old Kevin Lee O’Shields of 34 Sirrine Street, Laurens with Domestic Violence of a High and Aggravated Nature. Deputy Atwood states that an investigation by Deputy Brandon Howard indicates that on August 7th Mr. O’Shields committed domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature by bringing the victim to his residence, where he tied her with a rope and reportedly struck her with a belt.

Kevin Lee O’Shields was being held overnight, pending a bond hearing today.