The Sheriff’s Office yesterday arrested a Clinton man on multiple drug and firearm charges from an incident last month. 23-year-old Sidney Antwon Cheeks of 105-A North Bell Street, Clinton was charged with Trafficking in Crack Cocaine, Unlawful Carrying of a Pistol, Possession of a Weapon During Commission of a Violent Crime, Possession of a Firearm by a Person Convicted of a Felony and with Simple Possession of Marijuana. Sheriff’s Corporal Nick Moye alleges that on May 19th Sidney Cheeks knowingly possessed 10 grams or more of crack cocaine at 512 Conway Avenue, Laurens. Cpl Moye further states that Cheeks was in possession of a handgun at the same time and location, and that he was previously convicted of a crime of violence. The deputy further state Cheeks was in possession of less than an ounce of marijuana. Bonds on the charges were set yesterday totaling $95,620. Sidney Antwon Cheeks remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.
Bond over $95,000 on Clinton Man
Thursday, June 13, 2013 By