Carrying of Weapon

  Clinton Public Safety at 2:27 Sunday morning arrested 29-year-old Jeffery Lee Binns of 3967 Milam Road, Clinton and charged him with Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon. Public Safety Officer Brewington states that Jeffery Lee Binns knowingly and willfully possessed and transported a Taurus 45-caliber semi-automatic pistol in the front right pocket of his jacket without authority to do so. This allegedly occurred on South Broad Street in Clinton Sunday morning. A surety bond was set at $5,000 and Jeffery Binns was placed in the Johnson Detention Center. He was released on posting of bond later Sunday.