Accusation of 1991 Assault

 The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday served a woman with an assault charge from an alleged incident in 1991. 44-year-old Barbara Ann Heaton of 165 Madden Road, Laurens was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd Degree. A Joanna woman claimed that on August 5th of 1991 Ms. Heaton hit her with her fist and threw a cup of ice on her in an incident on North Marion Street, Joanna. Ms. Heaton was released on a PR bond after the charge was served.