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Man suspected of robbing three Anderson banks in custody after chase, police chief says
A short time later, the TD Bank on North Main Street was also robbed, police say.
Mom Found In Alabama with 6 Missing Kids Extradited Back to SC
LOCALPhoto: Oconee County Sheriff’s OfficeMom Found In Alabama with 6 Missing Kids Extradited Back to SCOconee County deputies say they traveled to Prattville, Alabama, to pick up 33-year-old Jennafer Machelle Price to transport her to the Oconee County Detention Center.
Rattlesnake plunges from tree into Anderson man's kayak, who was then bitten multiple times
The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake and had to be rushed to an area hospital, according to Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy.
Banks County wreck claims life of Clarkesville woman
Georgia State Patrol Post 6 in Gainesville reports that a Pontiac passenger car driven by Alexis Haney, 20, of Clarkesville was traveling north on Ga. 15 (U.S. 441) approaching Sample Scales Road when Haney lost control of the vehicle.
Police chase ends in crash on Bleckley St. in Anderson
Credit: Mike BrownANDERSON, SC (WSPA) - SC Highway Patrol says a brief police chase ended in a crash in Anderson.It happened at Bleckley St. at N Murray Ave around 9:34 a.m. on Wednesday.There were no injuries.We will update this article when we get more details.Credit: Shona Williams
Man who crashed into chicken house pepper-balled, bean-bagged by police
The incident happened around 6 am on Wednesday, when a Habersham County deputy was dispatched to Mt Airy, Ga., about the crash.
Passenger dies, driver hurt after crash on SC-28 near Seneca
SENECA, SC (WSPA) - A woman has died and another man is in the hospital after a two-car crash on SC-28 in Oconee County, Monday night.
18-year-old killed in SC waterfall accident identified
Anna McCall MimmsSALEM, S.C. (WSPA) - The body of a woman was recovered Monday following a waterfall accident along Whitewater River in Oconee County.Authorities identified the victim as 18-year-old Anna McCall Mimms. The teenager from Seneca would have celebrated her 19th birthday next week.Accordi
3 bank robbery in 2 days under investigation in Downtown Anderson, police say
Two robberies happened TuesdayTD bank robbery in AndersonANDERSON, S.C. —There have been two more bank robberies in Downtown Anderson this week.The SunTrust bank on Liberty Highway was robbed Tuesday afternoon, according to Capt. Mike Aikens.AdvertisementSunTrust bank robberyA short time later the T
Coroner identifies Clemson student who was swept away from friends, over 400-foot waterfall
“It’s steep rocky terrain, as we said, Lower Whitewater Falls has an elevation change of over 600 feet, so that indicates it’s a pretty steep area to work in. And the river is up -- probably a contributing factor to what happened last night -- so we don’t want the same to happen to responders today.
Missing Clemson student found dead at base of waterfalls in Oconee County
"A party of four was walking along Whitewater River when the young 18-year-old girl's footing slipped, she fell into the river," King said. "Because of the high water, she was immediately swept away. Her boyfriend tried to save her, went into the water. She went over the falls. He was pulled out by
Body of South Carolina teen swept over falls during hike found
WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) —The body of a South Carolina teen swept over a waterfall during a hike has been recovered.Oconee County Fire Chief Charles King tells news outlets that a woman hiking the top of the falls with a group of three others Sunday fell into the Whitewater River. Oconee County Coroner K
Missing person found dead near Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville
The body of a person reported missing yesterday has been found in a residential area just off the Swamp Rabbit Trail near the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, according to the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office.Authorities received the call at 11:04 a.m. this morning at Odom Circle and Highlawn Avenue, sheriff's
5 arrested for allegedly possessing over $100,000 of meth
HALL COUNTY, Ga.- Five Hall County residents were arrested Thursday for allegedly possessing over one kilogram, or 2.2 pounds, of methamphetamine, authorities said.
Almost $400,000 worth of meth found in north Georgia storage unit
CLEVELAND, Ga. -- Almost $400,000 meth was seized by police after a White County deputy found the drugs and a stolen handgun in a storage unit.
SC man charged with handing out bread from truck he stole
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Deputies: 'Armed and dangerous' suspect sought in Greenville area
He should be considered "armed and dangerous and should not be approached," according to the Sheriff's Office.Anyone with information about Duckett's whereabouts is requested to call CrimeStoppers at 23-Crime or the Sheriff’s Office at 864-271-5210.
Person of interest sought in Seneca homicide
SENECA, SC (WSPA) - Police are looking for a person of interest in the killing of a Seneca woman.Seneca Police Department said in a news release the homicide happened around 8 p.m. Thursday at a home on South Stribling Street.Police did not release details about the death or the person wanted for qu
Seneca family displaced after tree falls on home
OCONEE Co., SC (WSPA) -- The Red Cross is helping 10 people, including 7 children, displaced after a tree fell on their home.
One person dead after domestic situation, police say
Homicide happened on South Stribling StreetSENECA, S.C. —One person is dead after a domestic situation in Seneca Thursday night, Seneca police said.The homicide happened on South Stribling Street shortly after 8 p.m., police said.AdvertisementPolice said the preliminary indication is that the death