Arrest in June 2012 Burglary

   An arrest was made yesterday in connection with a burglary in Laurens last June. Laurens City Police charged 57-year-old Thomas Gary Tumblin of 480 Shiloh Estates Road, Gray Court with First Degree Burglary and with Criminal Conspiracy.

 Detective Tony Lynch states that between June 24th and 28th 2012 Thomas Gary Tumblin did conspire and agree with another man to break into a residence in the 900 block of Church Street Laurens. During that time frame, Tumblin allegedly committed 1st Degree Burglary by breaking into that home and stealing an assortment of power tools.

A $50,000 cash or surety bond was set on the 1st Degree Burglary charge, while a $10,000 bond was set on the Criminal Conspiracy charge. Thomas Gary Tumblin remained in the Laurens County Detention Center this morning.