Authorities have one person in custody after a brief pursuit Thursday afternoon, according to Jonathan Link, public information officers for the Greenwood Police Department.

In an event dubbed "Operation Cleanup," Laurens County deputies served 38 warrants on 20 people on Thursday and Friday in Laurens County. They were assisted by the State Law Enforcement Division; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; and Clinton Police Department.


A man who went viral for a Girl Scout cookie haul before his arrest as the lead defendant in a Greenwood-linked drug ring has been sentenced to 35 years in federal prison.