Theft of Shotgun

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday accused a man of taking a shotgun from a Clinton area resident. 25-year-old Jonathan Eugene Merchant of 903 Poole Road, Clinton was charged with Petit Larceny. Investigator Nations states that on January 9th, 2019 Merchant took a Remington shotgun valued at $450 with intent to deprive the victim. Jonathan Merchant was held overnight, awaiting a bond hearing.