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Man, 19, jailed in fatal North Charleston shooting

Malcolm Jerome Washington, 27, was shot about 9:30 p.m. Nov. 4. Police officers found him lying on the ground near Target Street and Rivers Avenue, where he died. A 20-year-old woman with Washington suffered a graze wound on her leg.

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-11-16 14:31:00

North Charleston police investigating incident on Dorchester Road

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Several North Charleston police officers are investigating an incident along Dorchester Road late Thursday night.Police officers were spotted in the area of Dorchester Road and Abby Drive.A portion of the road has been closed as authorities work the area.We’ve reached out to

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-11-16 04:44:00

Man charged with murder in early-November North Charleston shooting

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A man has been charged with murder in a deadly shooting in North Charleston that happened in early November.Javion Omar Mazyck is facing charges of murder, attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crimein connection with a fatal shooting on Nov. 4.Of

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-11-16 14:15:00

Portion of Hwy 17 SB in McClellanville shut down for motorcycle, vehicle accident

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A portion of Highway 17 southbound in McClellanville is shut down for an accident involving a motorcycle and vehicle Friday afternoon.According to the Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District, crews are on the scene of the accident at Highway 17 and Highway 45.Both southbound lan

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-11-16 20:46:00

Charleston police looking for man accused of threatening to kill woman with knife

On June 22, 2018, Deveaux got into an argument with a woman at a house when the woman told him to leave, according to an affidavit. Deveaux then took a 6-inch knife out of a kitchen drawer and pointed it at the woman, who described it as being inches from her, the affidavit stated.

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-11-16 15:04:00

2 men charged with murder in death of man found shot in the head in his home

Christopher Harmon, a 17-year-old resident of Capts Lane in Ravenel, and Brandon Lance Bivens, a 25-year-old resident of Barnhill Road in Ladson, have each been charged with murder in connection with the death of Devon Jones, according to arrest affidavits.

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-11-16 19:51:00

Neighbor: Woman and children safely escape fire in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. —Neighbors say a woman and multiple children safely escaped a fire early Friday morning in North Charleston.The fire was first reported at 4:16 a.m. on Old Pine Circle, according to Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch.There was no significant damage visible on the outside

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-11-16 06:02:23

No. 16 Virginia Tech powers into Charleston finals

"None of us here have been able to do it, so this means a lot," said Hokies guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker, who scored 20 points.

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-11-16 21:22:42

DUI suspect driving 100+ in North Charleston jumped median, hit truck head-on, police say

Through the nurse translator, Gomez said she didn’t have any drinks that evening and didn’t remember what happened, according to the report.


Police: 2 dead in Moncks Corner after calls of reported shooting

MONCKS CORNER, SC (WCSC) - Two people died early Tuesday morning in Moncks Corner, according to police chief Rick Ollic.


Deadly Drive-by: Summerville teen killed while sleeping

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCBD) - New details have been released in a deadly shooting in Summerville.Owen Griffen, 19, was shot and killed at his home on Sunday.Authorities are now calling it a drive-by shooting and say Griffen was killed as he slept in his own bed.Police say bullets hit the front of Griffin


Inmate dies in maximum security prison in South Carolina

Ridgeville, SC (WLTX) - An inmate has died in a maximum security prison in South Carolina. Officials with the S.C. Department of Corrections say 31-year-old Derrick Lamont Furtick died at Lieber Correctional Institution in Dorchester County around 9 p.m. Monday. There were no details available on th


Man accused of shooting Charleston police officer claims self-defense

The case got off to an explosive start Tuesday as the suspect, who is acting as his own attorney, questioned his alleged victim.


Deputies searching for gunman who robbed an Orangeburg discount store

Courtesy of the Orangeburg County Sheriff's OfficeORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) - Sheriff Leroy Ravenell announced investigators are seeking a gunman who robbed an Orangeburg discount store on Tuesday.Ravenell said just around 12:20 p.m. a subject entered the Family Dollar at the intersection of Jo


High Water Festival 2019 lineup announced with 22 acts coming to North Charleston

High Water Festival, the popular North Charleston annual event curated by Holy City-based folk duo Shovels & Rope and hosted by AC Entertainment, is returning for a third year from April 13-14. The two-day music festival is back at Riverfront Park with 22 musical acts across two stages, chef-curated


Folly Beach City Council passes second & final reading to ban chain businesses in downtown area

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) - Lawmakers deciding tonight to ban chain restaurants and businesses in one local city.Lawmakers in Folly Beach held a second reading for that ordinance tonight which would prevent "Formula" restaurants or businesses with 10 or more locations from being established in the dow


Teen shot and killed while sleeping in bed in South Carolina

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Police: Tennessee man traveled to North Charleston to have sex with a 14-year-old girl

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) - A Tennessee man is accused of traveling to North Charleston To have sex with a 14-year-old girl.Officers arrested Edward Bright on Saturday, after he showed up at a motel.According to an affidavit, the messages he thought were going to a teen were actually going to a detectiv


Trial begins for man charged in 2013 shooting of Charleston police officer

Mark Blake, Jr., faces up to 30 years in prison for attempted murder in the March 13, 2013, shooting of Charleston Police officer Corey Goldstein.


Berkeley Co. supervisor refuses to attend meeting about firing deputy supervisor and investigating spending

However, a Berkeley County official said the meeting was called by a majority of County Council, so it was in line with FOIA laws.