Disorderly Resisting Alleged

Laurens Police served charges yesterday following the arrest of a Gray Court are a man from offense allegedly committed late last month. 22-year-old Chris Allen Talbert of 54 Abigail Lane, Gray Court is charged with Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest and Shoplifting. A warrant notes an address for him on Wham Lawn Road.

Laurens Police Sgt. Alexander states that an investigation indicates that on May 31st Mr. Talbert committed the crime of Disorderly Conduct, having been conveying suicidal threats to family members. While officers were attempted to speak with him, he reportedly began to flee from officers and began actively resisting arrest. As officers attempted to detain him for his safety he again attempted to flee and refused to follow orders from law enforcement. This reportedly occurred in open view of the public at 1500 Western Square.

Mr. Talbert was held overnight, awaiting a bond hearing.