The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office booked a suspect yesterday on accusation of involvement with stolen rifles earlier this month. 29-year-old Kenneth Bryant Evans II of 2112 Honors Circle,Graniteville, SC is charged with Receiving Stolen Goods.
Sgt. Scott Franklin states that on October 8th Kenneth Bryant Evans had in his possession a stolen firearm, a .22 caliber long rifle, with scope and a Winchester .270 rifle with scope, and placed this is the possession of a co-defendant in exchange of money. This is alleged to have occurred at 33701 Highway 76 East, Kinards.
Evans was being held for a court appearance on the charge today.