Firearms Charges

A Lee County, South Carolina man was placed in Laurens County’s detention center yesterday regarding an alleged firearms violation here. 26-year-old Karon Rashad Durant of 1127 Cooper Mill Road, Bishopville was served with a Bench Warrant from Laurens County General Sessions Court which states he failed to appear in court this summer, on July 27th, to face a charge of Unlawful Carrying of a Pistol. Mr. Durant is being held in the Johnson Detention Center, pending his next opportunity to appear before a judge.