Discharging Firearm in Town, Unlawful Possession

    Fountain Inn Police Saturday charged a local man with Discharging a Firearm in City Limits last September. 35-year-old Tracy Bernard Dendy Jr. of 106 Garth Road, Fountain Inn, also known as “Junior,” was also charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and with Driving under Suspension. Officer Jake Chupp states that on September 3rd, 2018 the defendant unlawfully possessed a semi-automatic pistol without authority to do so, as a convicted felon. He allegedly discharged the firearm into the air several times in the City Limits of Fountain Inn, Laurens County portion. He was also allegedly driving a vehicle with his license to drive suspended.

   Tracy Bernard Dendy Jr. was released Sunday morning on cash or surety bonds totaling $11,500.