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Bank robbed in Spartanburg, police looking for suspect

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Police are investigating after the First Citizens Bank on Henry Street was robbed Friday afternoon.According to Spartanburg Police, officers responded to the bank shortly after 12:30pm.Police released photos of the suspect.Anyone with information on the suspect or the robbe

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 19:20:47

Deputies conducting safety checkpoints today in Spartanburg Co.

According to a sheriff's office news release, deputies will be looking for seat belt and child restraint compliance, as well as all other traffic laws.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 12:21:50

No charges against teen who killed mom's boyfriend during attack, NC officials say

Authorities said prior to the shooting, Kelley was strangling Chandra Nierman, threatening to cut her throat and kill everyone in the house. Nierman's 12-year-old son grabbed a gun and his 15-year-old sister took it, firing at Kelley's chest, according to officials.

WCNC - 2018-08-17 20:35:20

Man with knife hit in face by woman with bat, says Spartanburg Co. report

SPARTANBURG Co., SC (WSPA) - A woman said she hit a man in the face with a baseball bat after he tried to stab her, according to a Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office report.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 16:01:31

More than 100 child porn pictures found; York Co. man charged with minor exploitation

A York County man was arrested Thursday after police found more than 100 child porn pictures on his computers, according to prosecutors and court records.Robert Rawley Bradley, 67, of Filbert Highway between York and Clover, was taken into custody by York County Sheriff’s Office deputies after a rai

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2018-08-17 09:53:00

Cherokee Co. deputies, Gaffney police form Community Action Team

Sheriff Steve Mueller said multiple people -- including sheriff's office officials, police officials, city administrators and city council members -- have been working to form this team for approximately six months, and said a mutual aid agreement was signed by bother Gaffney City and the Cherokee C


15-year-old girl shoots mother's abusive boyfriend dead

FOREST CITY, N.C. -- (WSOC) -- A 15-year-old girl shot and killed her mother’s boyfriend last week after he started to strangle the older woman and threatened to kill her and her three children, according to authorities in Rutherford County, North Carolina.

CRIMEWATCHDAILY.COM - 2018-08-17 17:13:00

More than 200k fish killed in Spartanburg Co. lake

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - We're learning more about the roughly 200,000 fish that died in an Upstate lake. The incident happened at Lake Bowen in Spartanburg County back in May.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-17 03:53:32

Grenade found in yard in Spartanburg Co.

SPARTANBURG Co., SC (WSPA) - A man said he found a grenade while clearing his land, according to a report from Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-16 15:47:23

5 arrested after man's body found by DOT worker in Cherokee Co.

According to Sheriff Steve Mueller, Kenneth Anderson Black, 44, of Gastonia, NC, was murdered in Gaston County and the body was then dumped in Cherokee County.


Man tampered with lottery ticket, tried to cash it, says Union Co. report

UNION Co., SC (WSPA) - A man is accused of tampering with a lottery ticket and tried to cash it in, according to Union Co. Sheriff's Office.

WSPA.COM - 2018-08-16 16:15:05

Sheriff: Suspect captured after shooting Cleveland County deputy in the face

Cleveland County Sheriff Alan Norman said when the deputy arrived, he encountered a confrontation. The suspect started firing shots at the deputy striking him in the face and thigh. The deputy returned fire, although the suspect was not hit. The deputy was able to call for back-up.


Woman held in South Carolina motel for 1 month; handcuffed, choked and pepper sprayed by man, report says

A South Carolina woman says she was handcuffed, choked and pepper sprayed while being held in a motel for a month, according to a police report.


CHECK YOUR TICKET: $200k Palmetto Cash 5 ticket sold in Gaffney

Someone won $200,000 Friday night, according to the SC Education Lottery.


Sheriff: Daughter kills mother's abusive boyfriend

Investigators said that during the assault, Kelley threatened to cut the woman's throat and kill everyone in the house. The sheriff's office said the woman's 12-year-old son got a gun and handed it to his 15-year-old sister, who shot Kelley in the chest.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-08-16 19:42:21

Gastonia man murdered, body dumped in South Carolina

CHEROKEE COUNTY, S.C.- The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said a Gastonia man’s body was discovered last week off of Interstate I-85 near Blacksburg, South Carolina.


New Law for Moped Drivers in South Carolina

Spartanburg, SC - Hundreds, if not thousands of mopeds are on our roads each day with little to no regulations for riders.But, in November that will change. The new law will require registration of each moped, which means it will cost you money and moped drivers will be subject to the laws of the r


Man charged with attempted murder in shooting of Cleveland Co. deputy

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. -- The suspect accused of shooting a deputy in Cleveland County late Tuesday night was arrested in Harrisburg, police said.


Woman held in Upstate motel for 1 month; handcuffed, choked and pepper sprayed by man, report says

An Upstate woman says she was handcuffed, choked and pepper sprayed while being held in a motel for a month, according to a Spartanburg police report.


Body found during search for missing man in Blacksburg

Investigators were continuing to search for Jeremy Filowiat of Landrum after officers recovered his 2006 Jeep on Saturday, August 4, in an area off of Parker Road, according to Mueller.