Domestic Violence and Kidnapping

The Laurens County Sheriff’s office arrested a Fountain Inn man for Domestic Violence 1st degree and kidnapping on Friday. 28-year-old Estuardo Andres of Richie Road is accused of assault and battery to his own household member. On May 11th, Andres allegedly threw the victim onto the floor striking her causing inflicted physical harm to the victim. Andres is then accused of taking the victim’s phone so that she couldn’t call for help, and performed kidnapping during this incident by restraining the victim against her will. The victim was then forced outside against her will. The incident occurred in the presence of a child. Estuardo Andres was released with a total bond of $50,000.