Update: Andrews police name person of interest in fatal shooting UPDATED

Sunday, April 26, 2015 5:28 p.m.

Police have asked for the public's help in finding a man who may have been involved in the fatal shooting of an Andrews man.


Update: Andrews man arrested in connection to Friday shooting, police say UPDATED

Saturday, April 25, 2015 10:25 a.m.

Police have arrested an Andrews man in connection with a Friday morning shooting that sent another Andrews man to the hospital.


The Police Blotter is back with stories about the perfect son, a dog day afternoon and more

Friday, April 24, 2015 11:01 a.m.

Not standard issue


Update: Police say Murrells Inlet man may have committed ‘dozens’ of arsons in more than 2 years UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 2:36 p.m.

Police said an Murrells Inlet man arrested in connection with three Friday morning fires may have been responsible for multiple arsons over the past …


This week’s Police Blotter features tales of best friends, an unfriendly ribbing and more

Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00 a.m.

Friends to the end


Update: Murrells Inlet teen charged with robbing store, shooting clerk UPDATED

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 11:18 a.m.

Police have arrested a Murrells Inlet teen in connection with an armed robbery that resulted in the shooting of a convenience store clerk.

Man sentenced to 25 years in deaths of 2 women in Lowcountry

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 1:30 p.m.

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — A Berkeley County man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in the shooting deaths of two women whose bodies were found …


Georgetown Co. Sheriff’s Office searching for man in connection to alleged Murrells Inlet liquor store burglary UPDATED

Monday, April 20, 2015 4:37 p.m.

Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who may be connected to a reported burglary at a Murrells Inlet liquor store. …


Sheriff’s office offers area law enforcement shot at firearms simulation training

Monday, April 20, 2015 11:54 a.m.

This week, the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office has been giving themselves and other area law enforcement agencies a shot at honing their skills in …

Update: 4 in custody after Longs teen killed in shooting UPDATED

Sunday, April 19, 2015 10:10 a.m.

LONGS — After arresting two in connection with a weekend shooting that left one teen dead, police said two other men turned themselves in with regard …


The Police Blotter returns with youth in revolt, blanket statements and more UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:31 a.m.

Plain intentions


Police offer reward for information on Georgetown man sought in burglaries

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:39 p.m.

Police have offered a $500 reward for information leading to the location and arrest of a Georgetown man who is alleged to have committed several …

Man wounded by officer in shooting in Myrtle Beach

Friday, April 17, 2015 10:35 a.m.

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a man was shot and wounded by a law enforcement officer in Myrtle …

Registered sex offender gets life for second SC conviction

Thursday, April 16, 2015 4:02 p.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A registered sex offender will serve life in prison without the chance of parole after his conviction in a second sexual …


Police Blotter

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 6:00 a.m.



Mom accused of dumping baby out on bond

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 6:00 p.m.

A Myrtle Beach woman was released on bond five hours after police charged her with trying to kill her newborn daughter by abandoning her in a …


Police: Georgetown man sought in connection with local burglaries

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 12:18 p.m.

Police have asked for the public’s aid in locating a Georgetown man who has been charged in connection with a string of area burglaries.


Shooting suspect turns himself in

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 4:46 p.m.

After surrendering to police, the man charged in the shooting death of a 27-year-old Georgetonian will remain incarcerated for more than a month …

Official: 1 dead in shooting at North Carolina college

Monday, April 13, 2015 11:37 a.m.

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — One person was killed Monday in a shooting at a North Carolina community college that was locked down as authorities searched …


Police: Mother of abandoned Myrtle Beach baby charged with attempted murder UPDATED

Saturday, April 11, 2015 1:43 p.m.

Police said a Myrtle Beach woman who turned herself in during an investigation into an abandoned baby has been charged with attempted murder. …


Police: Man charged in fatal Georgetown shooting turns himself in UPDATED

Friday, April 10, 2015 1:21 p.m.

More than two days after police issued a warrant charging him with murder, the man accused in the shooting death of a 27-year-old Georgetown man …

Barber pleads guilty to snipping more than $140,000 from veterans

Friday, April 10, 2015 3:47 p.m.

A Ninety Six man pleaded guilty to federal charges of defrauding more than $100,000 from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


The Police Blotter is back with going dark green, a rude awakening and more

Friday, April 10, 2015 3:01 p.m.

The darker side of going green


N. Charleston officer who shot man had prior excessive force complaint

Thursday, April 9, 2015 10:23 a.m.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The white South Carolina police officer charged with murder for shooting an unarmed black man in the back was allowed …

Police: Suspect in Myrtle Beach baby-dumping turns herself in UPDATED

Thursday, April 9, 2015 6:49 p.m.

After police circulated a surveillance photo of a woman believed to be connected with a case of a baby found in a Myrtle Beach dumpster, the suspect …


Veteran Charleston police officer found dead at his house

Thursday, April 9, 2015 4:48 p.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a Charleston police officer is dead after he barricaded himself inside his house.


Police identify victim in Alex Alford Dr. shooting; 'person of interest' charged with murder UPDATED

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 12:21 p.m.

The Georgetown County Coroner's office has released the identity of the man killed in a shooting the evening of April 7.


N. Charleston mayor vows body cams for entire force after shooting video

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 2:30 p.m.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A white South Carolina police officer who claimed he killed a black man in self-defense has been fired and faces murder charges after a bystander’s video recorded him firing eight shots at the man’s back as he ran away. The city’s mayor also said he’s ordered body cameras to be worn by every single officer on the …


Former SC state Rep. Viers pleads guilty to money laundering UPDATED

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 1:12 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A former South Carolina House member could spend up to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to a federal …


The Police Blotter returns, featuring tales of a bad security blanket, a fistful of quarters and more UPDATED

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 9:05 a.m.

Bad security blanket

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