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Evan Smith
August 15, 2019 - 3:31 pm
A false alarm at Walmart, after some shoppers feared a shooting was about to take place. Police say a man who was thought to have entered the Walmart Supercenter on Wade Hampton in Greer with a gun in his hand Thursday afternoon was actually just holding a pair of sunglasses. This happened a little...
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Emily Gill
Emily Gill
August 13, 2019 - 11:52 am
Three Quik Trip gas stations, three jurisdictions, one shooting suspect: lots of moving pieces. At approximately 7:55 on Tuesday morning, a man called to report shots were fired on him at the QT near I-85 and S. Augusta Road, which is outside the jurisdiction of the Greenville Police Department. Dr...
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Lee Rogers
August 13, 2019 - 10:50 am
The Anderson County Sheriff's Office issued the following press release Tuesday regarding a reward being offered in an aggravated assault case. Piedmont, SC (13 August 2019, 10:30 a.m. EDT) – On August 10, 2019 the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office responded to Highway 81 North in Piedmont in...
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August 04, 2019 - 8:39 pm
The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that wounded people. Deputies were called to the corner of Kerns Avenue and Furman Road just after 4PM Sunday, where they found the two victims. Both were taken to a hospital for treatment. No other details have...
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August 03, 2019 - 9:40 pm
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man called 911 to report he shot his girlfriend during an argument after she tried to stab him in their Spartanburg home. Spartanburg Police Maj. Art Littlejohn said 38-year-old Charvix Wright is charged with murder in the Saturday afternoon shooting and...
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July 30, 2019 - 7:42 am
The Greenville County Sheriff's Office issued the following press release Tuesday morning. This morning at 525am, Deputies responded to 310 WoodRiver Way in Taylors in reference to a subject that was found in a vehicle suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim has been transported to a...
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July 30, 2019 - 6:54 am
The Greenville County Sheriff's Office issued the following press release Tuesday morning. This morning at 0159, the Sheriff’s Office responded to Bucks Racks and Ribs located at 805 Frontage Road in reference to a gunshot victim. Before Deputies could arrive, the victim was driven in a personal...
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July 29, 2019 - 4:20 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The lawyer for a South Carolina homeowner shot by a police officer checking a medical alarm says he was devastated when authorities said he jerked open his door with a weapon. Attorney Beattie Ashmore says homeowner Dick Tench has a concealed weapons permit and did have his...
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July 27, 2019 - 9:51 pm
The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office issued the following press release Saturday. Yesterday evening, our violent crimes investigators made another arrest for the shooting incident on Marlette Ave. from earlier this week. This suspect is a 15 year old juvenile, who confessed to investigators that...
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Greenville Police Department
Lee Rogers
July 04, 2019 - 10:53 am
The Greenville Police Departmart Public Affiars Manager, Donald Porter, issued the following press release Thursday morning. One man is dead following a shooting in Nicholtown overnight. Just before 11 p.m. last night, the GPD Communications Center (9-1-1 Dispatch) received a call of gunshots fired...
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