Crime

  29-year-old man killed in shooting at Broad River apartment complex

  2 charged with murder in Sumter; 2 others charged for related roles

Man wanted out of Georgia arrested in Calhoun County

  Couple charged with robbery, assault of victims during road rage incident

Instagram post leads to Little River man’s arrest for alleged role in deadly Capitol riots

RCSD investigating Columbia homicide

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  Loris woman pleads guilty in DUI crash that killed her 3-year-old daughter

Loris man sentenced to prison for burglarizing 94-year-old woman’s home

  Man who attempted to murder SC trooper sentenced to federal prison

  Police shut down Summit neighborhood, remove Pentland family amidst protests

  Soldier charged after viral video surfaces of confrontation with Black man outside his SC home

Lexington Co. man sentenced to 28 years for sex crimes against a child

Woman out on bond for shooting charged in connection to another shooting that killed teen

Investigators said a woman who is out on bond for a shooting has now been charged in a separate shooting that killed a 14-year-old boy in Orangeburg County.

Saluda Co. woman arrested for selling methamphetamine

The Sheriff’s Office says it’s working diligently to combat the sale and use of drugs in Saluda County.

Union Co. charter school coach killed in shootout involving drug cartel in N.C.

The incident happened at a mobile home park on Wyatt Road Lot 27 in Green Level, North Carolina.

  Midlands couple says they were attacked and robbed after traffic incident

“It was such a loud smack when my boyfriend hit the ground,” she said. “The scream was so horrendous, I thought he had been shot.”

  LCSD: 1 injured in shooting on Crystal Springs Road

  RCSD investigating shooting on Garners Ferry Road

Man arrested in shooting of mother, police with pellet gun

Deputies arrest 17-year-old accused in teenager’s murder

  Sumter man wanted for assault of woman, deputies say

  Lexington man accused of setting fire to abandoned buildings facing more charges

  Sumter man charged with attempted murder

Warrants show that he had a prior felony conviction that prohibits him from possessing a firearm.

Deputies arrest woman accused of filing false report on home invasion, assault

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office arrested 22-year-old Kirsten Faith Snider who was given a $10,000 PR bond.

Family of boy allegedly abused by teacher receives $17,000 settlement

A Lowcountry family has won $17,000 after their daughter’s teacher allegedly stuck packing tape over his mouth.

Police: Man shot after girlfriend gets in argument

The North Charleston Police Department says they have arrested a man who allegedly shot the boyfriend of a woman his girlfriend was fighting.

Missing Richland County man with medical conditions last seen April 11

Leonard Dover was last seen at his home off R.L. Coward Road in Hopkins on April 11.

  Road rage incident causes brief lockout at Lexington High School

The incident had nothing to do with either of the schools and the lock-out was precautionary.

Georgia officials: S.C. truck driver shot dead in road rage

Georgia investigators say they believe a South Carolina truck driver died after being shot in a road rage incident.

Passenger tossed meth out of window, deputies say

A deputy collected the bag which officials say contained methamphetamine.

  Trial begins for former Chester County Sheriff accused of public corruption

The trial is set to last for a few weeks.

CPD: Man, woman charged in connection with church property theft

Deborah Leslie, 55, and Gary Nichols, 57, are both being charged with criminal conspiracy and grand larceny.

Michael Slager wants 20-year sentence reduced, claiming ineffective counsel

The former North Charleston police officer who is serving time in federal prison for shooting and killing an unarmed black man in 2015 wants his sentence vacated.

  Rock Hill elementary school provides grief counselors following fatal shooting of classmates

Grief counselors at the school were there to help students and teachers work through their loss.

Deputies: Man attempts armed robbery with toy gun

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says a man attempted to rob four people with a toy gun on Johns Island.

  Columbia man sentenced to federal prison on firearm and drug charges, officials say

Eric Jahann Nixon, 39, was convicted by a jury following a three-day trial in federal court.

Man sentenced after setting woman ablaze in Lexington County

The victim testified that she awoke to a man pouring gasoline on her skin and clothing.

Homeowner shoots naked intruder

The man was shot in the shoulder and was taken to the hospital.

Feds: West Virginia Walmart worker stole $124K in gift cards

If convicted, he could face up to 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine for each count.

  RCSD: Man wanted in connection with shooting at gas station

The incident occurred around 12 a.m. at the El Cheapo on Percival Road.

  ‘I thought we might have a miracle’: Robert Shook, sixth person shot in York County, S.C. mass shooting, dies with family at side

A sixth person injured in a shooting that killed five others in York County Wednesday remains hospitalized with serious injuries.

Man shot, killed while driving in Sumter, police say

The victim was found dead in his vehicle on Broad Street.

Judge denies bond for woman accused of assaulting infants at Charleston daycare

A judge Saturday morning denied bond for a daycare worker who was arrested on charges relating to the assault of three infants at a West Ashley daycare.

Brain of Ex-NFL player accused in SC killings to be examined for damage

The brain of the former NFL player who killed five people in South Carolina before fatally shooting himself will be tested for a degenerative disease that has affected a number of professional athletes.

  Man charged with murder in deadly Columbia shooting

The shooting happened April 3 in the Rosewood neighborhood.

  Man charged after 15-year-old girl who went missing in Myrtle Beach is found safe

A 15-year-old girl who was reported missing Wednesday in Myrtle Beach has been found, according to family members.

  Community mourns prominent doctor, his wife, grandchildren and maintenance worker

Dr. Robert Lesslie was murdered inside his Marshall Road home, along with his wife and two grandchildren.

  ‘He was my best friend.’ Father of HVAC technician killed in York Co. shooting says he was a good man

The community is in mourning after the tragic killing of five people in York County. The only survivor is fighting for his life in the hospital.Police say former NFL player Phillip Adams killed Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife Barbara, and their two grandkids, Adah and Noah. Moments before, police say

Police: Man allegedly punches MBPD detention officer in the face

The incident happened Thursday night, according to police.

  Camden shooting suspect turns himself in

The suspect in a Camden shooting that left two people injured has turned himself in, officials say.

  N.C. man charged in Saluda County arson

A North Carolina man faces charges for an arson in Saluda County.

Police: Wrong-way drunken driver struck tanker, caused fuel spill that closed I-526

Charleston Police say a drunk driver traveling the wrong direction on I-526 struck a tanker, leading to a gas leak that closed the interstate for hours.

  27-year-old man shot, killed in north Columbia

Officials have identified the man killed in a shooting in north Columbia on Wednesday.

  Congressman Ralph Norman says slain doctor was friend of 40 years, speaks about possible motive for deadly shooting

Congressman Ralph Norman said he was ‘shocked’ to hear that Dr. Robert Lesslie, Lesslie’s wife Barbara, two of their grandchildren, and another man, Robert Lewis of Gaston County, were killed in a shooting Wednesday.

  Father of York Co. shooter speaks, says football messed up his son

He said the doctor and his family were good people and he had no idea what could have happened to cause this chain of events.

  ‘To know the Lesslie family is to love them.’ Prominent doctor, wife and two grandchildren killed in York Co.

Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife of 40 years and their two grandchildren were among five people killed in a shooting at a home in York County.

Newberry man arrested for drug possession in Saluda County

Rio Caldwell was taken into custody following a traffic stop.

Several vehicles struck by gunfire in shooting at Crosland Park in Aiken

On Thursday evening around 5 p.m., officials responded to a call of a shooting near the intersection of York Street and Crosland Drive.

Lexington man charged in fraudulent home remodeling case

James Brandon Jordan, 29, has been charged with obtaining goods under false pretenses for signing a contract and accepting more than $30,000 to work on a Chapin home last October.

  Sole survivor in deadly York County shooting called for help after being shot multiple times, family says

A sixth person injured in a shooting that killed five others in York County Wednesday remains hospitalized with serious injuries.

  AP source: NFL pro Phillip Adams killed five, then himself

A source briefed on a mass killing in South Carolina says the gunman who killed five people including a prominent doctor was former NFL pro Phillip Adams.

  Suspect identified in Camden shooting that left 2 hurt

He's wanted on attempted murder charges.

  Deputies ask for help identifying man wanted for stealing 2 cases of beer

According to police, he went to the Spinx at 1619 Decker Boulevard just after 11 p.m.

18-year-old woman among two killed in Florence County shooting, coroner says

The victims of a deadly double shooting Tuesday afternoon in Florence County have been identified.

9-day-old Louisville baby found with broken arm and legs; parents arrested

Amanda Yff, 26, and Brent Bishop, 30, were charged Monday, according to arrest documents.

Woman left 4-year-old boy in car for nearly an hour in South Euclid Walmart parking lot, police say

A 31-year-old Cleveland woman claimed she was only in Walmart for “five minutes” while her 4-year-old son was left alone in the car, according to South Euclid Police. However, police said those “five” were actually 55 minutes.

  Grandfather gunned down in Columbia home while sleeping, family says

Family gathered at the home from all over after hearing the news.

  SC man pleads guilty to sex crimes against child

Police say he admitted to having a specific interest in girls between 10-to-13 years of age.

Sumter Co. man charged with receiving stolen goods

Dubose also obtained a metals permit knowing it was against the law due to prior convictions for property crimes.

  2 injured during multiple Orangeburg County shootings

The first shooting incident happened on Friday night on Skyland Drive in Springfield.

Sumter woman charged with assault and battery

She allegedly hit a woman in the head with a glass bottle.

  NC man identified as shooting victim found dead in Rosewood neighborhood

Around 6:30 a.m. Saturday, someone found the victim on South Beltline Boulevard.

Myrtle Beach woman arrested, accused of trying to kill 3 juveniles in shooting

Police have taken a second suspect into custody in connection with a January shooting involving three juveniles.

One dead after shooting in Columbia

Police are investigating after a shooting in Columbia left one person dead.

  Lexington mother sentenced to 38 years for killing daughter

She stated that she waited to seek medical assistance for her daughter because she “did not want to look worse than I already am.”

  Officials: Sumter Co. man shot wife, himself in front of child and deputies

The 16-year-old called deputies because his mother and stepfather were fighting.

Kinard trial July 12; attorney may seek to move ex-official’s case out of Bamberg

Circuit Judge Clifton Newman set the trial date for the Bamberg County charges at the request of Kinard’s attorney, Bakari Sellers, who asked the court for a speedy trial.

10 arrested in York County child exploitation operation: ‘These predators are out here’

Predators from North and South Carolina traveled to York County looking for sex with children as young as 10, deputies said Monday.

  Standoff ends with death of man in Newberry County

Officials were called two times about the man, who had been driving an SUV on a wheel rim on Interstate 26 around 4:30 a.m.

Assault survivor out of the hospital as safety changes are slated for Five Points

State Rep. Seth Rose also said the security cameras in the area will be upgraded to allow first responders to view the area in real-time.