Clinton Public Safety was dispatched to the 300 block of West Pitts Street at 12:33 am Saturday morning after a woman who was walking home from work reportedly found a 19-year-old female lying in the grass, unresponsive. Sgt. Kathy Anderson responded and learned from the young female that she had consumed Vodka. EMS transported the teenaged female to the Laurens County Hospital to be checked out. An investigation reportedly determined that a man had given the 19-year-old the vodka. Saturday evening, Public Safety arrested 51-year-old David Earl Woodward of 924 Carolina Avenue,Clinton, charging him with Giving Alcohol to a minor. A warrant alleges that Mr. Woodward provided an alcoholic beverage, consisting of Vodka, to a female under age 21. He was released Sunday morning on a $500 Personal Recognizance bond.
19-year-old Female Found in Grass
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 By