Police look for church burglar

Police are seeking a man who stole several items from a Beech Island church on Wednesday.Aiken County sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary about 11:30 a.m. at Amazing Grace Baptist on Pine Log Road.Anyone with information...

3 charged in attack on disabled SC vet

...70-year-old Wayne Whiteside remains in fair condition at Carolinas Medical center in Charlotte.On Wednesday, York County Sheriff's deputies charged Whiteside's 21-year-old granddaughter Kaylan Elaine Whiteside with attempted murder and burglary...

Richmond County deputies seeking bracelet thief

...Trends and Traditions, 2834 Washington Road, on April 14.Anyone with information is asked to contact Richmond County sheriff's Deputy Angela Gates at (706) 821-1088 or any investigator at 821-1080.

Brother shot in argument over woman, police say

...argument over a woman early Sunday.Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to Princess Court about 3 a.m...statement said.About 4:40 a.m., Columbia County sheriff's deputies stopped Oscar Mata on Flowing Wells Road, where...

Augusta man sought after wife set afire

Police are seeking a man they say set his wife on fire Friday morning.Richmond County sheriff's deputies are releasing few details on 39-year-old Cynthia Jones or her injuries but said she is hospitalized and is stable.Ronnie...

Across the region

...when he was shot. Williams was injured and three people were killed in the shooting at a motel.LANCASTER COUNTY sheriff's deputies are investigating a series of break-ins at 10 churches. The Herald of Rock Hill (S.C.) reports the incidents...

Wilkes County man arrested after lengthy standoff

...after a lengthy standoff.According to a statement from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, Taliaferro County sheriff's deputies were called about a female in distress on Highway 22. The victim, who has not been identified, said her boyfriend...

Drunken assault leads to prison term

A 29-year-old man who attacked a female taxi driver and fought with a Richmond County sheriff's deputy after a night of drinking pleaded guilty Thursday.Joshua V. Peninger entered pleas in Richmond County Superior Court to felony...

Charges revealed in hit-and-run, I-20 wreck

...driving under the influence. An additional charge for a suspended license is pending, Belser said.Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to a hit-and-run accident in the 2800 block of Washington Road about 4:45 p.m. Friday...

'Small-town boy' Kevin Ward Jr. praised during service

...thrown through the air as his parents and fans watched in horror.No charges have been filed, but Ontario County Sheriff's deputies are still investigating.Racing and working on cars in his father's shop, Westward Painting Co. of Lyons...