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Driver arrested after car goes through structure in Lexington
LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - Lexington Police have arrested a motorist after a car was driven through a building late Saturday night. The collision took place at the intersection of South Lake Drive and Railroad Avenue. Officials arrived on scene and determined a natural gas leak had not occurred because o
Officials in Lexington warn motorists of standing water on streets
LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - If you’re in or headed to Lexington, there are a few streets you may want to avoid. According to the Lexington Police Department, Harmon Street at Legion Hut and Corley Street have standing water, which could cause your vehicle to hydroplane.
Pair of accidents on sunset Boulevard slows traffic in Lexington
Lexington, SC (WLTX) — If you're traveling through Lexington this afternoon, you may want to avoid Sunset Boulevard in Lexington, where officials are responding to a pair of accidents.
Lexington Co. deputies arrest grand larceny suspect
LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WACH) — Deputies have captured a wanted man, according to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department. The department announced Todd Brazell's arrest on Saturday afternoon. He is charged with grand larceny, criminal conspiracy, and removing a GPS monitor.
Vehicle vs. building collision causing traffic to be detoured on South Lake Drive
LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - A vehicle collision into a building on South Lake Drive is causing inbound and outbound traffic to be detoured. Lexington Police say that natural gas is leaking on the scene.
Lexington police spread holiday cheer during 'Shop with a Cop'
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) — On Saturday, Lexington police went to Meijer on Reynolds Road to assist kids with holiday shopping. "It's all through donations that we can have this wonderful interaction and this great experience with these kids and be able to give back," said Sgt. Jeremiah Davis.
Woman found dead in Columbia, police say
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – Officers are investigating after a woman was found dead early Sunday morning, according to the Columbia Police Department. Someone called 911 after finding the woman’s body in the 3000 block of Calk St. off West Beltline Blvd. around 9 a.m., according to police.
Man caught in the act stealing kayak from Lexington store, police say
Lexington, SC (WLTX) - Lexington police say they caught a suspect in the act trying to steal a kayak from a local store. Officers arrested 46-year-old John William Rivenbark Jr. on charges of burglary second degree and possession of burglary tools.
Chris Johnson's Forecast | Winter Storm takes aim at parts of the Commonwealth
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - It's a system we've been watching for a week now, and it starts moving into parts of the state tonight while lasting through Sunday. The northward trend has been a hot topic since yesterday afternoon, and this will give more folks in central and eastern Kentucky some action.
Man exposed himself to woman in Lexington parking lot, police say
Lexington, SC (WLTX) - Lexington police have arrested a man who they say exposed himself to a woman at a busy store parking lot inside the city. David Dale Becker, 39, is charged with indecent exposure.
Deputies arrest wanted suspect spotted in Harbison area Friday
Lexington County, SC (WLTX) — Lexington County deputies say they have arrested a wanted suspect that was spotted in the Harbison area Friday. On Friday, Lexington County deputies asked the public for help in locating a man wanted on multiple charges after he was spotted at the Harbison Home Depot.
Hepatitis A: Barbecue restaurant closed permanently. Here's why.
Dec. 07--A popular barbecue restaurant has permanently closed its Cynthiana location after a former employee tested positive for hepatitis A. David Carroll, owner of Red State BBQ, announced on Facebook that the Cynthiana location has been closed permanently. "We have made the ultimate decision to s
Police: stepfather who drove son to mall to attempted robbery incident arrested
LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) – Lexington Police arrested a suspect in an attempted armed robbery in July. Thirty-one-year-old Jesse Richards is accused of driving his stepson to the Towne Center Two shopping complex, where he tried to rob a woman at knifepoint.
American Red Cross helping Midlands families after 3 different house fires in Columbia, Lexington Co.
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The American Red Cross is helping multiple families after an overnight residential fire Columbia on Saturday and a house fire in Gaston on Friday afternoon.
Roadways reopen after scrap yard fire in Lexington County
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Charleston Highway is back open after firefighters in Lexington County worked to extinguish a fire at a scrap yard Thursday night. According to Lexington County spokesman Harrison Cahill, the fire happened at the 2200 block of Charleston Highway. Lexington County Fire Se
Man wanted by LCSD for grand larceny
LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - Lexington County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a man last seen at Home Depot in Harbison this evening. Todd Brazell is wanted for grand larceny, criminal conspiracy, and removing a GPS monitor.
Man caught trying to steal kayak from Tractor Supply Company
LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - Lexington officers have charged a man who was caught trying to steal a kayak from the Tractor Supply Company on the 5500 block of Sunset Boulevard. On December 3rd, around 10 pm officers were dispatched to the store after an alarm was triggered.
'He left this world as a free man': After 30 years in prison, Edward Elmore dies at 59
After three decades behind bars, Edward Lee Elmore was granted six years of freedom before his death. He spent 11,000 days in jail for a murder he and his attorneys maintained across decades he did not commit.
Lexington man arrested for attempted armed robbery
Lexington police have arrested Jesse Wayne Richards, 31, of Lexington. Richards had fled the state after his involvement in an attempted armed robbery July 10 in the Town of Lexington.
Lexington 7-Eleven offering giveaways, gas for $1.79 during grand opening
The newest convenience store in Lexington was crowded with curious guests Thursday afternoon. The first 7-Eleven in the area is holding its grand opening event from 2 to 7 p.m., offering free pizza, hot dogs, drinks, cookies, coupons, and reusable coffee mugs. In addition to the giveaways, gas price