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Aiken man accused of shooting estranged wife

...the woman as she and her stepdaughter traveled through the 1100 block of Whispering Pine Road near Ridge Spring, an Aiken County Sheriff's Office statement said.The stepdaughter called 911. The victim, who was shot in the abdomen, was in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-24/aiken-man-accused-shoo
Helping the victims

...his dog serving more time than someone who beat his spouse.And, despite a much-publicized misinterpretation by an Aiken County sheriff's supervisor over the summer, law enforcement officers will still arrest and prosecute suspects if there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-26/helping-victims
South Carolina school districts report head lice cases

...it's no cause for alarm or for shame."Anyone can become infested with head lice," said Merry Glenne Piccolino, an Aiken County schools spokeswoman.Though not disease-carrying, the pesky bugs must be controlled."Single cases of lice are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-04/south-carolina-school-districts-rep
Aiken wreck fatal to man on tractor

A two-vehicle collision Friday morning near New Holland killed an Aiken County man.According to a news release from Coroner Tim Carlton, 68-year-old George W. Kirkland was pronounced dead shortly after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-06/aiken-wreck-fatal-man-tractor
The best home remedy

...crime against that person.Four such home-invasion suspects were taken into custody recently after breaking into an Aiken County man's home. The man managed to shoot and wound one of the four.We don't know all the circumstances that may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-25/best-home-remedy
Former Aiken jailer charged in wife's death absent at hearing

...County jailer arrested in June and charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of his wife, did not appear in an Aiken County courtroom Friday and might be excused again for a second scheduled appearance Oct. 2.According to the Aiken County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-21/former-aiken-jailer-ch
Man shoots suspect during Aiken home invasion

Police said an Aiken County man defended his family and shot one of several adults who broke into his home early Tuesday morning.According to an Aiken County sheriff's incident report, three men and a woman forced their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-18/man-shoots-suspect-dur
Aiken teen wanted in shooting incident

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is requesting community assistance in locating an Aiken County teenager.William Alexander Simmons Jr., 16, is wanted on six counts of attempted murder, possession of a firearm during the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-28/aiken-teen-wanted-shoo
Warrenville man seen on dash cam attempting to ram police with stolen Humvee during chase

...Tuesday along with footage from two other dash cams, Warning is shown crossing into oncoming traffic, nearly striking an Aiken County Sheriff's cruiser head-on. For that, he has been charged with attempted murder. Warning is also charged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-07/warrenville-man-seen-d
Jackson couple face multiple drug, gun charges after Aiken County traffic stop uncovers methamphetamine, cash

An Aiken County couple is facing charges after being caught with methamphetamine, multiple guns and thousands in cash in their vehicle on Sunday.An Aiken County sheriff's K-9 deputy stopped a silver Lincoln for speeding and dark-tinted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-06/mutliple-charges-aiken