Assault with Machete

An assault involving a machete earlier this month was alleged with a Laurens Police arrest this weekend. Officer Sherfield arrested 21-year-old Trent Coleman Nix of Woodrow Street, Laurens Saturday and charged him with 2nd Degree Assault and Battery. Nix is accused of chasing and threatening a victim with a machete September 2nd at a location on Woodrow Street in Laurens. Trent Coleman Nix was released from the Johnson Detention Center this weekend on a $10,000 personal recognizance bond.