Late night arrest in Folly Beach

Late night arrest in Folly Beach

Officers in Folly Beach made an arrest late Saturday night. Zachary Pinkerton was booked around 4:30 a.m.

Pinkerton was at the Circle K on Center Street, where he attempted to buy alcohol. When the Circle K employee asked for his identification and he could not produce one, Pinkerton pulled a pistol from his front right pocket and claimed that he was an undercover SLED agent.

After appearing in bond court Sunday morning, Pinkerton was issued four separate bonds: $10,000 for Possession of Marijuana, $20,000 for Unlawful Carrying a Firearm, $40,000 for Pointing a Firearm, and $10,000 for Possession of Crack.

While in court, Pinkerton admitted to having drug, alcohol and mental issues.

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