Batesburg-Leesville town leader arrested for failure to pay child support

October 5, 2013 

— Lexington County deputies arrested Batesburg-Leesville Town Councilman Stephen Cain on Friday to failure to pay what authorities say is nearly $15,800 in child support.

He has been a councilman since 2005.

Cain is running for mayor as well as for re-election as a councilman at the Nov. 5 ballot. He faces opposition in both races.

--Tim Flach

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