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Hacker in South Carolina Wired $350K From Company into His Bank Account, Feds Say

Timothy L. Ware, 52, pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Anderson. A sentence has not yet been determined.

WLTX.COM - 2018-08-18 14:21:33

Man who deputies said wanted child as 'sex slave' in Greenville Co. gets probation

Justin Teeter Bensing, 36, of Myrtle Beach, was sentenced to five years of probation, according to court documents. A sentencing sheet obtained from the Greenville County Clerk of Court's Office included judge's notes that stated Bensing has autism and was considered a low risk after an evaluation.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-18 13:24:00

Greenville Police seeking information following reported armed robbery

According to police, a black male, who appeared to be about 30-years-old and approximately 5'10", was wearing a tan hoodie, black and red checkered pajama pants and an ace bandage around his face when he entered the store.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-18 14:23:00

Greenville County coroner confirms death of worker on middle school roof

Mauldin Fire Capt. Scott Gurley said when they got a ladder up and reached the man, CPR had already been begun. EMS took over CPR, but they were unable to resuscitate the man, Gurley said.

WYFF4.COM - 2018-08-17 15:12:00

2 hurt after crash on Hwy 123 in Pickens

PICKENS, SC (WSPA) - SC Highway Patrol says two people were hurt after a pickup truck was pulling a U-haul trailer overturned.It happened on Highway 123 near mile marker 11.SCHP says the truck lost control, ran off the left side of the road and overturned. TOne was airlifted to the hospital and one

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 18:35:53

Dispatch: Deputies responding to robbery at Greenville gas station

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -Deputies are responding to a robbery at a gas station in Greenville.Dispatch said deputies are currently on scene at the GT's Express Mart on Rutherford Road.No injuries have been reported in the incident.Details are limited at this time.Stay with FOX Carolina for the

WTOC.COM - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Drugs disguised as candy found during traffic stop in Upstate, police chief says

Antonio Mardequez Brown, of Greenville, was charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol and trafficking marijuana.

WYFF4.COM - 2018-08-16 18:39:00

Farm Fresh Fast: New restaurant serves up real food that feels good

“There’s a lot of confusion about farm-to-table,” says Jonathan Willis, co-owner of Farm Fresh Fast. “It’s not about being organic, but about being responsible, sourcing from sustainable farms with ethical farming practices, and teaching others to eat seasonally.”

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-17 21:18:00

Passenger dies after she is thrown from vehicle, driver charged with DUI, police say

The passenger in the vehicle, Kirby Greer Elkins, 28, of Candler, was thrown from the vehicle.

WYFF4.COM - 2018-08-17 14:55:00

Former Greenville County lawyer charged after stabbing mother’s dog to death, police say

A 37-year-old Simpsonville man, who practiced law in the Upstate and once served as the executive director of the South Carolina Republican Party, was charged after a violent incident at his parents’ home in which he killed his mother’s dog, Simpsonville police said.

WYFF4.COM - 2018-08-17 21:51:00

5 lbs of marijuana, THC gummy bears found in Clemson traffic stop

Dixon said the man was stopped early Thursday morning. After smelling marijuana, police searched the vehicle and found approximately five pounds of marijuana, 50 bags of what appeared to be THC gummy bears and 122 vape pens containing THC as well as 152 refills for those pens, Dixon said.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-16 18:56:00

Here's why you can't walk the Liberty Bridge in Falls Park until mid-September

Astron General Contracting will clean and scrub 10,000 square feet of the bridge's surface by pressure washing, sanding and three coats of specialized epoxy paint.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-17 21:18:00

Bond denied for ex-GOP leader accused of killing parents' dog

According to a report, Kincannon told officers he killed the dog because he "got a command from God to do it," and that he was the "second coming of Christ."

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-17 22:28:00

Woman dies from injuries after crash on Patton Ave. in Asheville

The passenger of the vehicle, Kilby Greer Elkins, 28, of Candler, was ejected from the vehicle and was taken to Mission Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 15:48:00

5 Pounds of Marijuana, THC Gummy Bears Found in SC Traffic Stop

Dixon said the man was stopped early Thursday morning. After smelling marijuana, police searched the vehicle and found approximately five pounds of marijuana, 50 bags of what appeared to be THC gummy bears and 122 vape pens containing THC as well as 152 refills for those pens, Dixon said.

WLTX.COM - 2018-08-16 21:31:55

Greenville hacker wired $350K from company into his bank account, feds say

Timothy L. Ware, 52, pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Anderson. A sentence has not yet been determined.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-17 15:24:00

Greenville County looks to set housing standards after families forced from apartment

Teonna Williams, 22, had just moved into an apartment on Daniel Avenue about two months ago before Greenville County officials condemned the property and told her to move out. A few days went by and her power was shut off, forcing her to find a hotel with her 3-year-old daughter, Na'Zorah, and 2-wee

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-08-17 13:47:00

Man accused of taking cellphone photo up woman's skirt at Greenville mall

Officers later identified the man as Austin, who told police he deleted the picture. His phone was seized as evidence during his arrest, according to the statement.

GREENVILLE NEWS

Two Upstate South Carolina Police Officers Fired, Third Resigns, Police Chief Confirms

Anderson, SC (Independent Mail) — Two Anderson police officers were fired and a third resigned last week, Police Chief Jim Stewart said.

WLTX.COM

Police standoff underway outside home in Greer

The man was seen inside the home but went away from the door and would not come out of the home, said Lt. Patrick Fortenberry, a spokesman with the department.

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