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Man accused of setting Walmart fire to cover shoplifting in Anderson

Michael Travis Robinson ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) - A man is accused of setting a fire inside Walmart as a diversion for shoplifting, according to an Anderson Police report. Police say Michael Travis Robinson set fire to a product inside the store causing extensive smoke and water damage to the store. And

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-18 16:18:21

'The face of homelessness is human': Family issues statement after man's death in downtown Greenville

(GREENVILLE, SC/FOX Carolina) - After what investigators believe to be a tragic fall in downtown Greenville, the family of a man whose body was recovered from the Reedy River is speaking out. The Greenville Police Department said they believe 58-year-old David Richard Davis was sitting on an embankm

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-18 19:39:00

Suspect killed after firing gun while handcuffed during traffic stop on I-75

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia State Patrol said a man is dead after he managed to fire a weapon hidden in his waistband while handcuffed during a traffic stop on I-75. The bullet hit a trooper in the stomach but his bulletproof vest saved his life, police said. The shooting happened Thursday at

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 22:32:20

Driver facing new charges in fatal DUI-related wreck near Travelers Rest Speedway

Madison Michelle Bagwell, 19, charged with DUI in a crash that killed a 17-year-old and injured three others, is facing new charges while more agencies are getting involved in the investigation.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-10-18 13:53:00

Murder charge for grandmother after toddler found in oven

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The death of a 20-month-old girl found stabbed and burned inside an oven of a Mississippi Delta home led to a murder charge Tuesday against the child's grandmother, authorities said. Bolivar County Sheriff Kelvin Williams Sr. said 48-year-old Carolyn Jones was charged with firs

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-18 11:28:08

Police find body of missing teacher accused of having inappropriate relationship with student

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Gwinnett County police confirmed late Wednesday evening that they had found the body of a missing DeKalb County teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student. Zachary Meadors, 28, was last seen on Saturday. Family members filed a missing person report on

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 09:38:40

Police chief: Students charged with Pickens High threat

Two other students, both 17, were investigated for allegedly sharing and helping to promote the threat, according to the police department.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-10-18 22:06:00

Student had knife at school she said she used to snort cocaine, says report

Jacey Fay Romano GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - A student at West Greenville School is accused of bringing a knife to school that she said she used to snort cocaine, according to a report from Greenville Police. The incident happened on Oct. 16 around 9 a.m. The report said the student, Jacey Fay Romano, 1

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-18 15:08:18

SLED probing the DUI-related wreck that killed 17-year-old in Greenville County

Madison Bagwell, 19, was driving a Jeep that flipped over around 11:50 p.m. Saturday, according to investigators. Jessica Adams, 17, died hours later at the hospital. Two 13-year-olds and a 20-year-old were taken to the hospital with injuries.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-10-17 19:13:00

Mother of teen fatally shot near Anderson - Oconee border: 'We can't live in hatred'

Logan, the youngest son of Carrie and Jeff Woolbright, was adopted by them when he was a baby. A social worker brought Logan to them when he was just one day old, Carrie Woolbright said Tuesday.

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It's hard to overstate how big an opportunity this Clemson game is for NC State | News & Observer

There is a time to slowplay and undersell. College football coaches live to be coy, especially leading up to an important game. For N.C. State coach Dave Doeren, Saturday's game (3:30 p.m., ESPN) at No. 3 Clemson is no time to avoid the obvious. "This is what's all about," Doeren said. Be the first

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-10-18 14:33:00

Man who died in Greenville's Falls Park was 'making progress' to beat homelessness

David Richard Davis was homeless, but he was making progress with getting his life back on track, according to his case worker at United Ministries.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-10-17 15:00:00

Student in custody after making threat against Pickens High on social media, district says

PICKENS COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina)-The Pickens County School District says a student has been taken into custody after a threat against Pickens High surfaced on social media.Officials said they were made aware of a threat against the school made on social media Wednesday night.Law enforcement has tak

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-18 03:09:00

Arrest Report for October 17

Editor's Note: The following information is compiled from arrests records from the Laurens Police Department, Clinton Public Safety, Laurens County Sheriff's Office and the Johnson Detention Center. This information is presented with no intent of guilt or innocence.Douglas Medlin Jr. – EasleyBurglar

GOLAURENS.COM - 2018-10-17 22:35:00

BREAKING: Small plane crashes off I-85 in Opelika near Exit 60

There were three occupants, including the pilot. No serious injuries occurred, according to Opelika Fire Chief Byron Prather. However, one occupant was taken to East Alabama Medical Center for minor injuries.

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Georgia Parents Say Sauce from Little Caesars Pizza Left Toddler with Second-Degree Burns

Koddi and Wade Dunn of Cornelia, Georgia said they were on their home from visiting their children’s grandmother on Friday when they stopped by a Little Caesar’s in Lawrenceville to grab dinner. The couple said they entered the drive-thru ordered their usual: a Hot N’ Ready pepperoni pizza cooked at

ATLANTA BLACKSTAR - 2018-10-17 17:30:19

Habersham County man dies in two vehicle wreck in Gwinnett County

Adam Eisenberg, 20, died at the scene after his car flipped several times. The Gwinnett Daily Post reports he was the sole occupant of his vehicle; two cars were in the crash and the occupants of the other vehicle were uninjured.

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Body of Franklin native identified

The story of a Macon County native reported missing on Oct. 10 ended tragically on Friday night. Authorities with the Winston-Salem ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT Our website requires visitors tolog into view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber?Subscribe today!

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5 more charged in Utica Mill Hill double-homicide in Oconee Co.

According to a sheriff's office news release, the arrests come after an investigation into the shooting deaths of Timothy Wayne Campbell, 54, and David Thomas Tranah, 29 on Sept. 10.

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SC woman found with $90k of 'suspected methamphetamine' in car, Sweetwater PD says

A South Carolina woman was arrested in Sweetwater early Tuesday morning after police said they found $90,000 worth of suspected methamphetamine in her car.A Sweetwater Police Officer saw a female slumped over the wheel of her car in the parking lot of the Holiday Inn on Highway 68 around 1:32 a.m. o

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