• Dozens appear before judge for arraignment
By Linda Green

Eighty people, charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes in McDuffie County, were arraigned on Friday.
Superior Court Judge Harold A. Hinesley accepted wavers of formal arraignments, accepted not guilty pleas and requests for jury trials.
Two individuals, Joshua L. Lackey and Marquell Carter were each arraigned on sexual assault charges.
Lackey, of Dearing was arrested was charged July 20, 2012 for statutory rape and child molestation for an incident that happened at his home in June/July 2011 involving an underage victim. He was released from jail on a $30,000 bond.

To read more on this story, see the Wed., Jan. 16, edition of The McDuffie Progress.





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