SLED Charges Assault by Whitten Center Employee

Keandre O’Neal Roberson

The State Law Enforcement Division yesterday charged a man with assaulting someone while he was employed at Whitten Center about four months ago. 25-year-old Keandre O’Neal Roberson of Bettie Street, Laurens was served a warrant alleging 2nd Degree Assault and Battery. The warrant alleges that while employed at Whitten Center on April 20th Mr. Roberson threw a metal chair at the victim, causing a small laceration above his eye. Keandre O’Neal Roberson remained in Laurens County’s Johnson Detention Center earlier today, awaiting a bond hearing.