Teen Allegedly Assaults Mom

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrested a young man Saturday on charges of assaulting his mother. 17-year-old Zikevious Amaan Rice, also known as  “Armond,” of 7387 Highway 308, Laurens was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd degree. He was accused of assaulting his mother by choking her and pulling her over the couch to the floor in their home Saturday. Mr. Rice was released from the Johnson Detention Center Saturday on a $470 Personal Recognizance Bond.