Multiple Drug Distributions

Multiple drug distributions over five days this past summer were alleged with an arrest by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday. 24-year-old Shavario Deontray Watts of E3, 201 Reedy Fork Road, Laurens was served with warrants charging him with four counts of Drug Distribution in August.

One warrant from a narcotics investigation state that Shavario Watts distributed marijuana, a schedule one controlled substance, on August 20th of 2018. Three other warrants state that Mr. Watts distributed Fentanyl, a schedule two controlled substance. The distributions of Fentanyl allegedly occurred on August 20th, 22nd and 24th of 2018.

Cash or surety bonds of $50,000 were set on each charge during arraignment yesterday. With bonds totaling $200,000, Shavario Deontray Watts remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.