Car Reported Stolen, Found in Ditch


    Deputy Brent Rushing was dispatched to Boyd Road west of Laurens at 9:24 last night on a stolen vehicle report. A woman said that she was resting inside her residence when some unknown person took her 2002 Chevy Impala from her residence. She indicated she had left the keys in the car, and that a friend had notified her that her vehicle was wrecked in a ditch nearby on Boyd Road. While the Deputy was talking with the vehicle owner, the Highway Patrol arrived to investigate the wreck. The Sheriff’s Office investigation into the report that the vehicle was stolen was being turned over to Sheriff’s investigator Cheek. The car was valued at $3,000.