Aiken County police looking for suspects on stolen truck

...investigators are seeking two men who ran from police after crashing a stolen truck into a home Wednesday morning.An Aiken County sheriff's patrol sergeant first stopped the stolen Ford truck leaving a home in Hunter's Gate on Silver Fox Way...

Aiken suspect nabbed in Philadelphia

An Aiken County robbery suspect is in custody after being caught by police in Philadelphia.Marvin Barefield, 25, was identified by the Aiken...

Burnettown officer grew up in police family

...2004, Warchol took his first step in his father's footsteps as a firefighter for North Augusta before becoming an Aiken County sheriff's deputy."He tried for a time to talk me out of it," Warchol said of his father. "There's no money...

Ex-school janitor admits sex charges

...touched her in a sexual manner, Nichols said.Investigators then learned that in April 2011 when Price worked at an Aiken County middle school, he was accused of fondling a child there. Price was fired. The criminal charge was disposed of with...

Bloodhounds track down drug fraud suspect

...drug fraud after he fled from deputies Wednesday.Leslie Alan Murphy, 32, was one of 11 suspects identified in an Aiken County investigation into fake drug prescriptions in June.According to a news release, Aiken County Sheriff's deputies...

7 arrested in Aiken County fake prescription bust; 4 more wanted

...involved in the lengthy investigation into a ring of people printing and passing fake prescriptions.According to an Aiken County sheriff's news release, the suspects were seeking to obtain oxycodone and hydromorphine. Several computers, prescription...

Two teens arrested in Warrenville burglaries

...Warrenville locations last weekend.The crime spree began Friday at the post office on 1341 Augusta Road, according to an Aiken County sheriff's news release.The postmaster called police after an unidentified person stole six packages and opened...

Aiken deputy put on leave after resident killed

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has been called to an Aiken County home after a deputy killed a resident who reportedly was threatening suicide.

Aiken coroner confirms cause of death in police shooting

An autopsy revealed that an Aiken County woman shot by a deputy Monday died of blood loss.Deborah McCollum, 52, of Andrews Circle, was fatally wounded after deputies...

Wagener toddler's death ruled a homicide

...stepfather, Leon Marquis Davis, 34, of Wagener, was charged with homicide by child abuse Monday, according to an Aiken County sheriff's news release.Deputies were called to 337 Camp Rawls Road around 9 a.m. Friday after receiving a 911...