Kidnapping & Criminal Sexual Conduct



The abduction and rape of a woman in Laurens County two months ago was alleged with an arrest by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday. 39-year-old Marvin Holmes II of 121 Cothran Drive, Greenwood has been charged with Kidnapping and Criminal Sexual Conduct in the 1st Degree.

Sheriff’s Investigator Hunnicutt states that on June 7th in Laurens County one Marvin Holmes willfully seized, confined kidnapped or abducted the victim, allegedly penetrating her sexually under threat of violence while she was a victim of kidnapping. This reportedly happened at a Waterloo address near Lake Greenwood. Marvin Holmes II was being held overnight in the Johnson Detention Center, awaiting arraignment on the two charges.