Marijuana Charges Follow Report of Shooting


  Laurens City Police were dispatched to Laurens Terrace at 5:25 Saturday afternoon on a report that someone had shot at someone else then had run through the woods to the Terrace. They talked with a subject at an apartment, who indicated he had been in a fight with another man on Houston Street, but no weapons were involved. The Sheriff’s office was called to investigate the alleged altercation. Meanwhile, a search of the apartment found no weapon, although some rounds and two magazines were located there. Marijuana was reportedly located in the subject’s possession. Laurens police arrested 23-year-old Andrew June Carter Jr. of 905 Laurens Terrace, Laurens and charged him with Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana. A warrant states he was in possession of a quantity of individually packaged green leafy substance believed to be Marijuana at Laurens Terrace Saturday. Mr. Carter was released from theJohnsonDetentionCenterSunday on a $15,000 bond.