THIS OPINION HAS NO PRECEDENTIAL VALUE.† IT SHOULD NOT BE CITED OR RELIED ON AS PRECEDENT IN ANY PROCEEDING EXCEPT AS PROVIDED BY RULE 239(d)(2), SCACR.

THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
In The Court of Appeals

The State, Respondent,

v.

Timothy Wayne Dezern Appellant.


Appeal From Spartanburg County
Alexander S. Macaulay, Circuit Court Judge


Unpublished Opinion No.† 2008-UP-037
Submitted January 2, 2008 Ė Filed January 11, 2008


APPEAL DISMISSED


Assistant Appellate Defender Aileen P. Clare, Office of Appellate Defense, of Columbia, for Appellant.

Attorney General Henry Dargan McMaster, Chief Deputy Attorney General John W. McIntosh, and Assistant Deputy Attorney General Salley W. Elliot, Office of the Attorney General, all of Columbia; and Solicitor Harold W. Gowdy, III, of Spartanburg, for Respondent.

PER CURIAM:† Timothy Wayne Dezern appeals his conviction for first-degree burglary and sentence of fifteen years imprisonment, arguing the trial court erred in failing to grant a directed verdict for him.† He contends the State presented insufficient evidence of his guilt.† After a thorough review of the record, counselís brief, and Dezernís pro se brief, pursuant to Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738 (1967), and State v. Williams, 305 S.C. 116, 406 S.E.2d 357 (1991), we dismiss[1] Dezernís appeal and grant counselís motion to be relieved.

APPEAL DISMISSED.

HUFF AND PIEPER, JJ., AND CURETON, A.J., CONCUR.


[1] We decide this case without oral argument pursuant to Rule 215, SCACR.