Man charged with burning girlfriend’s, kids’ clothes

Posted December 31, 2012 1:16 pm | Filed under Crime and Courts, Local News

A domestic dispute between a Rock Hill couple turned a bit smoky after a man started burning his live-in girlfriend’s clothes in the back yard.

Police say the were called to the Pebble Rd address multiple times between Friday and Saturday, and just before noon Saturday, found 32-year-old Robert Dockery, Junior, burning clothes that belonged to his girlfriend and their two children.

Dockery was charged with unlawful burning and hauled off to jail.