Stolen Pistol Alleged on Midland’s Man

A firearms charge was served this weekend following a Highway Patrol arrest. Trooper Ward arrested 40-year-old Clifton Adam Barefoot of 472 Doe Trail Lane, Lexington and issued tickets charging him with Simple Possession of Marijuana and an Open Container violation at 10:00 Saturday morning on Interstate 385 in Laurens County. Later, Mr. Barefoot was served a warrant charging him with Possession of a Stolen Weapon. It states he was in possession of a Taurus .357 caliber handgun Saturday that was confirmed to have been stolen out of Richland County.

Clifton Adam Barefoot remained in Laurens County’s Johnson Detention Center this morning with cash or surety bonds on his three charges totaling $4,872.50.