Possession of Fentanyl with Intent

Possession of a Schedule II Narcotic with Intent to Distribute was charged following a Laurens Police arrest Tuesday. 35-year-old Joshua Shane Skaggs of 53 Caribou Dr, Laurens is also charged with Possession of a Schedule IV Narcotic. He’s accused of having two green circular pills believed to be clonazepam and a plastic bag which contained approximately 3.1 grams of a blue powder like substance believed to be fentanyl along with two needles that contained a clear/bluish liquid believed to be fentanyl. Other pills were also noted in his possession at a North Harper Street location Tuesday. Skaggs was also charged with Shoplifting. Joshua Shane Skaggs was later released on bonds totaling $4,000.