The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man last night in connection with a home burglary and rape this past February. Sex Crime Investigator Sgt. Bobby Galarza was joined by Lt. Higgenbotham and Deputy Jody Willis in making the arrest around midnight last night at a Cross Hill residence on Wuthering Heights.
33-year-old Travis Stewart Henderson of 1920 Bethel Church Road, Laurens is being charged with Burglary/Breaking and Entering, with Kidnapping and with Criminal Sexual Conduct.
He was wanted for these charges following a break-in at a residence on Highway 76 West the night of February 22nd. After entering the residence,Henderson allegedly committed a Kidnapping and also allegedly forcibly raped a woman from the home.