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,
Vernin Green, Appellant.
Appeal From Colleton County
James C. Williams, Jr., Circuit Court Judge
Unpublished Opinion No. 2008-UP-570
Submitted October 1, 2008 – Filed October 14, 2008
Appellate Defender Aileen P. Clare, of Columbia, for Appellant.
Attorney General Henry Dargan McMaster, Chief Deputy Attorney General John W. McIntosh, Assistant Deputy Attorney General Salley W. Elliott, all of Columbia; and Solicitor I. McDuffie Stone, III, of Beaufort, for Respondent.
PER CURIAM: Vernin Green appeals his conviction and sentence for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature. Green contends the trial court erred by denying his directed verdict motion. After a thorough review of the record, and counsel’s 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 Green’s appeal and grant counsel’s motion to be relieved.
HEARN, C.J., HUFF and GEATHERS, JJ., concur.
 We decide this case without oral argument pursuant to Rule 215, SCACR.