Sentences on 2 of 17 Charges

A man facing 17 drug charges from February of 2017 came before Judge Hocker in Laurens County General Sessions Court yesterday. 58-year-old Randy Thomas Bartnicki of 122 Tillbrook Court, Fountain Inn pled guilty on two of the charges and 15 were dismissed. Bartnicki pled guilty to Possession of a Narcotic and was sentenced to a two-year term in jail, provided that after five days, time served, the balance is suspended to one year on probation. He also pled to Simple Possession of Marijuana and was sentenced to his five days, time served and given 90 days to pay court costs. Charges dismissed included 13 cases of Possession of a Controlled Substance between Schedules I and V and 2 charges for Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute.