Man Charged with Assault on Live-In

Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man yesterday in connection with an altercation with a woman who lives with him. 31-year-old Timothy William Pyle of 1142 Dogwood Road, Gray Court was charged with Criminal Domestic Violence of a High and Aggravated Nature and with Possession of a Weapon During Commission of a Violent Crime. Deputy Jamie Edwards alleges that Timothy William Pyle caused a reasonable fear of imminent serious bodily injury or death yesterday by threatening to kill the woman with a piston that he had on his person. A second warrant states that he had a Raven Arms .25 caliber pistol in his possession during commission of a violent felony, and further states the defendant has previously been convicted of a felony.

Timothy William Pyle was to face arraignment on the charge today.