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Cayce Public Safety seeks identity of robbery suspect

Cayce Public Safety seeks identity of robbery suspect

The Cayce Department of Public Safety is requesting the community’s help identifying the suspect (see photo) involved in a robbery at a local convenience store. Click for link to video The robbery occurred on Saturday at the Corner Pantry, 2931 Charleston Highway, Cayce. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cayce Department of Public Safety at (803) 794-0456. You can […]

by · January 3, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Cayce City Council meets Tuesday evening

Cayce City Council meets Tuesday evening

The Cayce City Council meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday at council chambers, 1800 12th St. Cayce. Included is a copy of the meeting agenda. Click on images to enlarge and read.

by · January 2, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington Police, Lexington County Fire Services respond to house fire

Lexington Police, Lexington County Fire Services respond to house fire

The Lexington Police Department and the Lexington County Fire Service are responded to a residential structure fire in the 200 block of Cedarcrest Drive in Lexington Monday. No more details of the fire have been released.

by · January 2, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Woman, 82, dies in Lexington County vehicle accident

Woman, 82, dies in Lexington County vehicle accident

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died as a result of a motor vehicle collision. The crash occurred at Amicks Ferry Road and Lake Tide Drive in Chapin at approximately 5:15 p.m. on Saturday. According to Fisher, Ms. Nelva S. Lindler, 82, of Chapin was pronounced dead at the scene. Lindler, a passenger, was in a […]

by · January 1, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Close to half-a-million dollar combined bond in Lexington County home invasion, shots fired incident

Close to half-a-million dollar combined bond in Lexington County home invasion, shots fired incident

Bond has been set at close to half-a-million dollars, combined, for two men charged with several crimes, in Lexington County, after an alleged Saturday morning home invasion. A judge has set a $240,000 bond for Quintrell Morris, 18. The Hopkins resident is charged with: three counts of kidnapping, three counts of assault and battery, armed robbery, burglary, criminal conspiracy, pointing […]

by · January 1, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
Armed robbery suspect arrested after pursuit in Lexington County

Armed robbery suspect arrested after pursuit in Lexington County

A Gaston man suspected of robbing a Dollar General on Charleston Highway Saturday night was apprehended by a K-9 police dog after leading officers on a car chase, according to deputies. Anthony Devon Nelson, 22, is charged with armed robbery after pointing a handgun at two store employees and getting away with cash, according to arrest warrants. Nelson is also […]

by · January 1, 2018 · 0 comments · NEWS
No charges filed in fatal Lexington County stabbing

No charges filed in fatal Lexington County stabbing

No charges will be filed against a Gaston man for his involvement in a fatal stabbing at a Meadowfield Road home Thursday. Investigators from the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department consulted with prosecutors from the 11th Circuit Solicitor’s Office and determined 21-year-old Joshua Rossman acted in self-defense during an altercation with 19-year-old Rayshawn Porterfield. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher said Porterfield […]

by · December 30, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Community Garden succeeds with Palmetto Pride grant

West Columbia Community Garden succeeds with Palmetto Pride grant

The City West Columbia has embarked on a series of initiatives as a part of an improvement effort, including a garden. West Columbia launched its Community Garden Project on Oct. 21. The creation of the garden was possible because of Palmetto Pride grant funds. Palmetto Pride is a “Keep South Carolina Beautiful” affiliate. And part of the work it is […]

by · December 30, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington County traffic fatalities up in 2017

Lexington County traffic fatalities up in 2017

More people have died on Lexington County roads in 2017, than in 2016. Lexington County recorded 46 traffic fatalities as of Thursday, according to the SCDPS. In 2016, 42 people had died on the county’s roads for the year. Statewide the number of traffic fatalities is down this year, compared to 2016. During the Christmas Holiday Reporting Period, which started […]

by · December 29, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
Coroner identifies teen killed in stabbing

Coroner identifies teen killed in stabbing

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim of a homicide. It occurred shortly after 2 p.m. on Thursday, in the 700 block of Meadowfield Road in Gaston. According to Fisher, Rayshawn Q. Porterfield, 19, of Gaston was pronounced dead at the scene after being stabbed in the upper body. The Lexington Sheriff’s Department is investigating the stabbing. One […]

by · December 29, 2017 · 0 comments · NEWS
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