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Deputies search for drug suspect after chase in Chesterfield County, police say

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, N.C. - Chesterfield County deputies are still looking for a man they said led them on a car chase Wednesday night. Sheriff James Dixon said they were trying to find a drug suspect near Lake Robinson when the suspect left the house and took off in a car.


Mother has questions after 10th grader tased during fight at SC high school

CHERAW, SC (WBTV) - Chesterfield County School administrators are making changes at Cheraw High School after two fights broke out during an extended lunch period Wednesday. A school resource officer called in Cheraw Police and Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Deputies for back-up after the fights took


Suspect caught after Chesterfield County manhunt

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, S.C. (WPDE) — Chesterfield County deputies and agents with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) have taken a man into custody after actively searching for him Wednesday on Ruby Road near the Chesterfield-Darlington County line, according to Chesterfield County Sher


1 arrested, drugs and cash seized following Darlington County search warrant

DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WPDE) — Investigators with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office have arrested one person and seized drugs and cash following a search warrant Wednesday, according to a release.


South Carolina mom, boyfriend allegedly tortured kids, 5 and 7, with hot sauce and peppers

A South Carolina mother and her live-in boyfriend were arrested Wednesday, accused of subjecting the woman's children to “horrific” abuse with hot sauce and peppers, authorities said.


Tentative Trial Date Set For Adoptive Mother Of Erica Parsons

A judge in Salisbury Thursday tentatively scheduled the trial date for Casey Parsons, the adoptive mother of teenage murder victim Erica Parsons, for April 2020. Erica Parson's remains were found in Chesterfield, South Carolina, on the Parson's family property in September 2016. The autopsy could no


Officials warn of new deadly drug cocktail making its way to the suburbs

UNION COUNTY, N.C. — Authorities have arrested two people accused of trafficking a new and powerful drug cocktail. Officials say parents need to pay attention -- we're told the deadly mixture is being sold in suburbs and local neighborhoods.


Parents call on Chesterfield School District after girl with autism is attacked on bus

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, SC (WBTV) -The parents of a 4-year-old girl with autism are sharing the video of their daughter being attacked on a Chesterfield County School bus with the hope that more supervision will be provided to children with special needs.


EPA continues cleanup of cancer-causing chemical in Cheraw indefinitely as lawsuits mount

CHERAW, S.C. - Two long years after an intense environmental cleanup started at a toxic waste dump behind a former textile plant in Cheraw, Channel 9 has learned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency may be there indefinitely.


South Carolina signee Trae Hannibal scores 62 in final high school game

Trae Hannibal’s final high school game was one for the record books. The Hartsville senior and South Carolina signee went for school-record 62 points but it still wasn’t enough as the Red Foxes lost to Wilson, 97-92 in overtime in Class 4A Lower State semifinals on Wednesday.


Warrants: Hamlet man stole $9,000 in vehicles, equipment

ROCKINGHAM — A Hamlet man has been charged in stealing over $9,000 worth of vehicles and equipment from the same victim and attempting to sell some of it. Jermaine Rosheen Bennett, 28, of Green Acres Drive, allegedly stole 300 bales of pine straw worth $825, a 1994 Dodge truck worth $1,000, a 1989 F


Montgomery Community College: Students receive scholarships

Congratulations are in order to three Montgomery Community College Gunsmithing students who were awarded the 2019 American Pistolsmiths Guild (APG) scholarships. Pictured left to right: Devin Davis from Chesterfield, South Carolina; Duane Bevitt from Cameron; and Ben Gould from Morganton.


Mark Harris calls for a new election in 9th District race

RALEIGH, N.C. — Republican Mark Harris is calling for a new election in the 9th District race between Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready. Mark Harris testified Thursday morning about what he knew about an absentee ballot operation during last November's election.


South Carolina mother outraged after kids told to pick cotton, sing slave song as “game”

ROCK HILL, S.C. – A South Carolina mother said her 10-year-old son and his classmates were told to pick cotton and sing a slave song during a class field trip. WJZY reported that cellphone video shows fifth-grade students from Ebenezer Avenue Elementary in Rock Hill picking cotton.


Two women charged in stolen goods case

ROCKINGHAM — Two women have been charged with possessing over $3,000 in stolen goods. Nolanda Lee Culley, 31, of McDuffie Drive in Hamlet and Kaylee Nicole Culley, 17, of Rockingham were allegedly found in possession of six flat screen TVs, an LG sound bar, a Samsung tablet, a collection of men’s an


South Carolina is the 7th worst state for break-ins in the US, study says

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A purse stolen from a car; a TV taken from a home; a business robbed. These cases may seem unlikely but, with a "Top Ten" ranking for most break-ins, South Carolina residents may be wary.


Report: Hate groups on the rise in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A new report released Wednesday says the number of hate groups in the Palmetto state has grown in each of the past three years. The Southern Poverty Law Center released its “Year In Hate and Extremism” report on Wednesday, which detailed the rise.


VP Mike Pence visits South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WSPA) -- Vice President Mike Pence is visiting the Palmetto State. Senator Tim Scott is expected to join Pence on a tour of an opportunity zone on Thursday. “Opportunity Zones were included in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act as Sen. Scott’s provision,” the senator’s office said in a n


Police: Man arrested for inappropriate relations with Union County teen

UNION COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A man has been arrested for having inappropriate communications with an adolescent, according to authorities. Christian Winterhalter, 45, was taken into custody by Union County detectives in Pennsylvania earlier this month after detectives discovered he sent n


Bennettsville contractor takes on border wall challenge

BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. (WPDE) — It is an issue that has captured headlines and discussions across America: Should we build a wall along our southern border to protect our citizens?