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Man wanted by FBI could be in Myrtle Beach area
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - A man wanted by the FBI for mail fraud could be in Myrtle Beach. According to a press release, the warrant was issued for Sven Eric Marshall, who has been charged with 5 counts of mail fraud for scamming elderly investors.
Dozens of dead birds wash ashore in North Myrtle Beach
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WCBD) – Dozens of dead birds have washed ashore in North Myrtle Beach. Now, the city is trying to figure out what is causing the problem. One man took pictures of the birds in the Cherry Grove area over the weekend.
Dashcam footage showing North Myrtle Beach officer rolling cruiser onto its side released
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The city of North Myrtle Beach released police dashcam video Monday that showed an officer chasing a car believed to be stolen and rolling the police cruiser.
It’s Your Money: North Myrtle Beach pays $50K for employee physicals
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - North Myrtle Beach spent nearly $50,000 in 2018 for city employees' physicals. The city said this service is a requirement set by the Occupational Safety and health Administration (OSHA). It applies to city employees who must wear a respirator as part of their job.
Myrtle Beach apartment fire under investigation by MBPD, report says
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - Fire crews responded to an apartment fire in Myrtle Beach on Monday evening. Crews were on the scene of a working structure fire at 4745 Wild Iris Drive, according to a tweet from the Myrtle Beach Fire Department sent around 5:45 p.m. All occupants have been evacuated and p
Horry County police seek man wanted for armed robbery of Murphy's Express store
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WBTW) - The Horry County Police Department is searching for a man they say is wanted for the armed robbery of a Murphy's Express store. "This man is wanted for the armed robbery of the Murphy's Express at 10806 Kings Road on Aug. 29," a tweet from the HCPD says. "The suspect is abo
Phone taps, crack cocaine: Evidence in Horry County gang bust revealed during bond hearing
Florence, S.C. (WPDE) — An FBI agent involved in thebust of an alleged drug-dealing gang in Horry County last week revealed new details and evidence he collected during a bond hearing Monday.
Coroner: Body of Myrtle Beach man found in Columbia pond
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A coroner says an autopsy on a body pulled from a pond at a city park found no signs of trauma. News outlets report Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said in a news release that the cause of death is “pending further studies.” He identified the dead person as 29-year-old Jerry
Questions over washed up birds still remain in North Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach, S.C. (WPDE) — What’s with the feathers?. It’s a question lots of people in North Myrtle Beach found themselves asking this weekend. “There’s a lot of feathers that we’re just noticing washing up on shores,” said Carolyn Meierjurgen, a nearby resident.
North Myrtle Beach officials look for more answers following deaths of dozens of birds
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - Dozens of dead birds washed up in North Myrtle Beach over the weekend, and no one knows exactly why. In a press release, the City of North Myrtle Beach spoke out to dispel rumors on social media about "hundreds" or "dozens" of birds found dead on the shore.
South Carolina ranks No. 5 in nation for aggressive holiday drivers
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Traffic fatalities in South Carolina for 2018 have already passed the number from 2017, and this comes days before one of the busiest travel weeks of the year.
Conway hopes to head off human trafficking before it festers in the city
Conway City Councilman Ashley Smith expressed surprise recently when he learned that his daughter is within the age range of girls targeted by sex traffickers. He got the sobering information that sex traffickers typically target girls 12 to 14-years-old at a recent council workshop meeting when the
Longbeards in Carolina Forest closed. Here’s what’s taking its spot
Longbeards Bar and Grill in Carolina Forest may have closed the doors, but a pet friendly restaurant is ready to take its spot next year. From the owners of the Grumpy Monk, The Sneaky Beagle is set to open by March, owner Chris Evans said in an email. The restaurant will be located at 5040 Carolina
One injured in shooting in Myrtle Beach
Police responded Sunday afternoon to a shooting in Myrtle Beach that resulted in a person being injured, authorities said. Officers responded shortly after noon to the shooting that happened on Hemingway Street, said Cpl. Thomas Vest with Myrtle Beach Police Department.
Police investigate shooting in Myrtle Beach that injures one
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Police are investigating a shooting that happened early Sunday afternoon in Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach Police Cpl. Tom Vest said a call came in shortly after 12 p.m. of a shooting in the area of Hemingway Street.
North Myrtle Beach looking for answers after dozens of dead birds wash up on shore
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The City of North Myrtle Beach is trying to figure out why dead birds are washing up on the shore. A representative of the S.C. Department of Natural Resource later updated the number and told the city 30 dead birds were found that day.
Investigation underway after 40 dead birds found along section of SC beach, officials say
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) - State and city officials said that at least 40 birds were found dead on beaches near Myrtle Beach over the weekend. In a press release, the city of North Myrtle Beach spoke out to dispel rumors on social media about "hundreds" or "dozens" of birds found dead on the
Mother faces charges after baby dies in Myrtle Beach
A mother of two in Myrtle beach is accused of kiling two of her newborn babies. One this week and the other a little more than a year ago. 30-year-old Alyssa Dayvault is accused of killing two of her newborn babies. One this week and the other a little more than a year ago, according to the arrest w
Sidney, Tammy Moorer required to submit hand writing samples in Medicaid fraud case
CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - A judge has ordered Sidney and Tammy Moorer to both submit handwriting samples requested by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. During a motion hearing Monday morning, prosecutors argued handwriting samples from are needed to compare to Medicaid applications. The Moorers
More dead birds found in North Myrtle Beach, exact number unknown
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – One day after refuting social media claims that “hundreds” or “dozens” of dead birds were found along the beach in North Myrtle Beach, city officials acknowledged that at least 10 more were discovered on Sunday.