At least one person was killed in an early-Wednesday morning crash on Highway 17 Bypass South, according to law enforcement on scene. The accident occurred between South Strand Medical Center and the Dick Pond Road exit around 12:50 a.m., according to information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
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The State Law Enforcement Division has been called in to help with the investigation of a fatal shooting Tuesday at the home of a Union County employee. Union police called SLED after the shooting early Tuesday afternoon. Thom Berry, with SLED, confirmed that his office is assisting in the investigation, but he said it is not uncommon for SLED to be called to assist police departments
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State representative says he is concerned about the Florence shooting involving a state constable: "I didn't know that they were out patrolling the community, as law-enforcement, as police officers are. So certainly, that's what's troubling." More:
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Crews responded to a fire Monday night at Shuler's Barbecue on Highway 38 West near in the Sellers community near Latta in Dillon County, according to officials with the Latta Fire Department. Officials said they're not sure of the damage to the restaurant
An early morning apartment fire displaced 8 families Tuesday morning. According to Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins, the fire broke out just after 1 a.m. at the Gable Oak Apartments on Colleton Drive in Columbia. When crews arrived at the apartments the roof was on fire and families were evacuating the building.
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A Murrells Inlet man is charged with unlawful neglect of a child after he reportedly overdosed in a car with a 3-year-old child, according to a police report. George Fredrick McClain, 31, of Murrells Inlet, was booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center Sunday evening, according to online booking records.
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A man died in the hospital six days after a two-vehicle accident. Antonio Brown, 31, passed away in the intensive care unit of an area hospital on March 22 following his accident with another vehicle at the intersection of Highway 176 and Cobblestone Village Drive in Goose Creek, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.
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Deputies are searching for a man who attempted to steal a car on Sunday night and then got in a shootout with a homeowner, according to Greenville County deputies. The attempted carjacking happened at 11 p.m. in the 2400 block of State Park Road, deputies said.
One person is behind bars after they allegedly shot and injured a person Sunday night, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. The shooting happened on the 200 block of Meredith Sq. near Decker Blvd around 11:40 p.m.
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Deputies in South Carolina said it took a man more than four hours to surrender to deputies following a standoff in Lexington County. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Red Roof Inn on Berryhill Road. Deputies had received a tip that 29-year-old James Slaton was staying there. He was wanted on a grand larceny arrest warrant out of York County.
The Hampton County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) is currently investigating a triple homicide that took place in the early morning hours of 3/25/18 at 148 Priscilla Lane in Varnville. According to the coroner, the victims are identified as 32-year-old Frankie Johnson, Jr., 24-year-old Ghazi Duckett and 19-year-old Lemetia Warren
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One person was shot Saturday night on Waverley Avenue near Sunset Drive involving a state constable on a traffic stop who was with a Florence police officer, according to Lt. Mike Brandt with Florence police
A head-on collision Saturday night in Loris kills one person and injures another. The incident happened at around 10:30 p.m. on Highway 701 near the Loris Motel. According to Horry County Coroner Darris Fowler, 51-year-old Tonie Smith died.
Greenville County Sheriff’s Deputies said one person died in a shooting Sunday morning in Greenville. Deputies said they responded to shots fired at 2:45 a.m. to Lanford Road and Paper Mill Road, near White Horse Road and I-85 at mile marker 44.
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The Lexington County Coroner's Office has identified the person killed in a single-vehicle accident Thursday night. According to Coroner Margaret Fisher, 49-year-old William Timothy Mixon died due to the injuries he sustained in a crash around 10:35 p.m. in the 1900 block of Woodtrail Drive in Gaston
Crews are working the scene of a three-car accident on McClaren in the area of Highway 176. according to dispatch. Highway 176 in the area is shut down as a result of the crash, dispatch said. The call came in at 8:20 a.m.
A former Orangeburg County deputy sheriff is facing charges. Kip Nelson, 36, is charged with misconduct in office. He sent pornographic and sexually suggestive photographs of himself to women involved with criminal investigations, according to the affidavit provided by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. He also solicited sexual acts from them, the affidavit said.
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The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office has one suspect in custody after a deputy-involved shooting Thursday morning. Ricky DeWayne Johnson, 32, has been apprehended, according to BCSO spokesman Mike Cochran. Highway 17A by College Park Road is closed because of an officer-involved shooting relating to the apprehension of Johnson, Cochran said.
The police report detailing the events of a possible drowning call at a North Myrtle Beach resort has been released. North Myrtle Beach Public Information Officer Pat Dowling released the report Wednesday morning in regards to a 12-year-old boy being stuck in an intake pump in the lazy river at Avista Resort. Officers were called to the hotel, located at 300 North Ocean Boulevard, around 9:30 p.m. Monday night
Berkeley County Sheriff's Office says a suspect fired shots at deputies near Myers Rd in Summerville. We're here now. Officers stopping all vehicles searching for suspect and no one allowed in or out of neighborhood.
Mt. Pleasant crews responded to a house fire at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. Dispatch confirms that the fire was coming from Hawthorne Street, off Coleman Boulevard.
Deputies in Lexington County are investigating a shooting that injured a convenient store clerk during an armed robbery Tuesday night. The shooting happened at the U.S. Mini Mart on Platt Springs Rd.