Over 500 Pounds of Litter

Trespassing and depositing a large amount of litter at a site in Western Laurens County this past week was charged with a Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrest last Thursday. 55-year-old Johnny Joe Hughes of Sparks Avenue, Ware Shoals was arrested and charged Thursday with Trespassing After Notice and with Littering exceeding 500 pounds.

Warrants cite an investigation of Deputy Sheriff Brown as indicating that on May 12th in Laurens County Mr. Hughes committed Trespassing by entering onto property on Camak Road, Ware Shoals after being placed on trespass notice for that location on April 22nd of 2021.

Johnny Joe Hughes remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.