Cops: Domestic violence suspect found with sawed-off shotgun

Raymond Thorne. Source: CCDC
Raymond Thorne. Source: CCDC

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A downtown Charleston man was arrested Wednesday night on multiple charges, including the unlawful possession of a sawed-off shotgun.

Raymond Leonard Thorne, 24, has been arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a sawed-off shotgun, first degree criminal domestic violence, damage to personal property and trespassing.

According to a police report, Thorne assaulted a female at Meeting Street Manor apartments.

Police say Thorne was found on Harris Street. Officers searched Thorne and found a sawed-off shotgun in his backpack.

Thorne is being held in the Al Cannon Detention Center. He is on trespass notice for Meeting Street Manor.

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