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Charleston police: Suspect chased down, killed boy who had just shot another teen

Documents released by Charleston authorities on Thursday shed new light into the an outburst of gunfire that left two teens dead and another behind bars earlier this week.One of the two teens originally identified as victims, 15-year-old Talekuz Williams, shot 17-year-old Juquel Keshon Young, accord

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-19 20:03:00

CHARLESTON DANISH GIRL KILLED: Tests show no alcohol in SC man whose vehicle killed Danish girl

Police say Selma Akguel of Middelfart, Denmark, was walking with her parents July 9 on a Charleston sidewalk when Wakefield's sports utility vehicle hit a parked vehicle and ran on the sidewalk, hitting the girl. Her parents weren't hurt.

WSOC-TV - 2018-07-19 16:25:04

Suspect arrested for armed robberies of two Downtown Charleston businesses

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) - A suspect has been arrested in connection with two armed robberies that occurred within the past three weeks in downtown Charleston, according to the Public Information Officer Charles Francis with the Charleston Police Department.

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-07-19 19:55:11

Charleston PD announce suspect in custody following double homicide in West Ashley

The two males shot at the Ashley Oaks apartment complex at 78 Ashley Hall Plantation Road on Sunday evening, July 15, have been Identified as Taleket Williams, 15, of Charleston and Juquel Young, 17, also of Charleston, according to Deputy Coroner Sheila Williams.

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-07-18 19:37:53

Flooding a threat as thunderstorms expected to pound Charleston for the next week

That's how Mark Malsick, the S.C. Climate Office severe weather liaison, described what's going on overhead right now.

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-19 16:00:00

Arrest made in shooting of teen at South Carolina complex

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INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-07-19 17:56:26

Whole Foods sets an opening date for new West Ashley store in Charleston

Doors will open at 9 a.m., and shoppers will find several product demonstrations and samples in the 40,000-square-foot store.

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-19 15:35:00

CPD: Searching for suspect accused of stealing $400 worth of quarters from washing machine

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) - The Charleston City Police is asking the public's help on identifying the suspect who stole about $400 worth of quarters from a coin operated washing machine on June 26, 2018 and July 1st, 2018 at 1000 King St, according to the report.

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-07-19 16:38:13

Charleston Police offer new details in murder of 2 West Ashley teens

Taleket Williams, 15, and Juquel Young, 17, both of Charleston werefound shot to death at an outdoor basketball court near the Ashley Oaks Apartmentsshortly after 8:45 p.m. Sunday night, according to police.

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-07-18 13:59:21

$125 million senior-living facility coming to Kiawah Island near Charleston

Kiawah Partners, master developer of Kiawah Island and owner of the private Kiawah Island Club, has partnered with real estate investment and development firm Big Rock Partners of California and Florida to build a $125 million rental community for the 55-plus crowd near Freshfields Village shopping

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-19 13:00:00

Apparently, There's a Whites-Only Nightclub in Charleston, SC

Photo: iStockNestled among the idyllic seaside Confederate monuments and the genteel reminders of slavery, a brand new nightclub in Charleston, SC has come under fire for trying to make nightclubs great again by repeatedly barring entry to anyone who might dance on beat use a washcloth instead of ma


10 of the best local concerts in Charleston this month

Buy NowFrontman of Hootie & the Blowfish, Darius Rucker, performs at their annual HomeGrown concert on Friday, August 11, 2017. Michael Campina/Special to The Post and Courier

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-18 16:00:00

Folly Beach power restored, lanes open after lightning strike shut down island

After about three hours, SCE&G had restored power to the nearly 3,000 customers on the island. Traffic was opened to one lane and traffic is now flowing.

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-07-18 20:46:59

Three Charleston harbor attractions now offering one convenient pass

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Aquarium, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, and the Charleston Water Taxi today announce a new, joint promotion: the Charleston Waterfront Pass, according to the news release.

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-07-19 14:53:00

Driver had 0 percent alcohol content after crash killed girl in Charleston

Given to Wakefield at the Charleston County jail hours after the crash, the breath test showed no alcohol in his system, but it would not reveal evidence of drugs that could also prompt charges of driving under the influence.

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-18 22:30:00

Three rehabbed sea turtles return to ocean in S.C. Aquarium's last public release

Buy NowSouth Carolina Aquarium released three turtles back to the Atlantic Ocean at Folly Beach County Park Wednesday morning, July 18, 2018. Brad Nettles/StaffBrad Nettles bnettles@postandcourier.com

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-07-18 16:45:00

Off-duty North Charleston officer was speeding at time of deadly crash, officials find

A final accident report released Tuesday by the Dorchester County Coroner's Office and S.C. Highway Patrol shows Ryan MacCluen was driving 13 MPH over the speed limit on his motorcycle when hewrecked on Ladson Road, February 15, 2018.


Photo of the Day: Spanish naval ship departs Charleston

Bob Benson captured this beautiful picture on Wednesday, as the ship left the Port of Charleston to head back to its home port of Cádiz, Spain. It's our Photo of the Day. Thanks for sharing it with us!

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-07-18 11:28:00

Coroner identifies victim following fatal collision in Berkeley Co.

The crash happened around 11:30 p.m. on Highway 402 near Moncks Corner. Alan Lane Smith Jr., 31, of Cordesville was struck by a car while riding his motorcycle, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-07-18 14:11:00

Charleston Police Respond to Double Homicide

WEST ASHLEY, SC (BRODIE HART, WTAT-TV) — Charleston Police are currently investigating a shooting which happened Sunday evening at an apartment complex in West Ashley.