Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Judge's ruling that autopsy reports aren't public records in SC renews privacy debate

...to them. But there's a lot in those reports that aren't related to that incident," said Richland County Coroner Gary Watts, who wasn't involved in the case that led to the lawsuit.Watts said he has never released a full autopsy report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-22/judges-ruling-autopsy-reports
Across the region

...Branch's van then hit a building and caught fire. Both he and Belton died at the scene, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said. The taxi driver wasn't injured, and three passengers in Belton's car were sent to the hospital.Chamberlain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-12-14/across-region
SC inmate hangs self

...himself in a traffic court facility in Columbia on Friday.Mock died at Palmetto Health Richland hospital.Coroner Gary Watts says Mock had been arrested for disorderly conduct.The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating the hanging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-02-25/sc-inmate-hangs-self
Chased by police, SC suspect dies

...early Wednesday morning.The officers were able to perform CPR and resuscitate Grooms, but Richland County Coroner Gary Watts says he died Saturday afternoon at the hospital from complications from being under water.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-28/chased-police-sc-suspect-die
Across South Carolina

...break up with the boyfriend she met on the Internet and get back jewelry she had given him. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts told the State newspaper of Columbia Monday he had used dental records to identify the remains as the body of Nikki McPhatter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/09/met_526929.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...the house. He says officials found a small leak in a nearby gas line and shut the line off. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said that autopsy results on Mr. Boggs were inconclusive. Mr. Watts says he's still waiting on toxicology reports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/02/met_185865.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...Columbia police are looking for two men they say shot and killed a Richland County man over the weekend. Coroner Gary Watts says that 22-year-old Calvin Washington died Saturday at a hospital from blood loss resulting from a gunshot wound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/01/met_178802.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...lot of a Sears store. Jesse Moody, 53, and Anita Bovain, 47, were dead at the scene, said Richland County Coroner Gary Watts. Both are from Hopkins. Witnesses told police that Mr. Moody pulled up behind Ms. Bovain's car, blocking her in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/04/met_142351.shtml
Metro
Four deaths caused by heat

...during record-high temperatures last week later died of complications from a heat stroke, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said Tuesday. Keith Hughes, 46, passed out Thursday in 106-degree weather. He died Monday at a hospital, the coroner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/16/met_139827.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...Clothing was found on the roof, and authorities said the couple might have been having sex. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts identified the victims as Brent W. Tyler, 21, and Chelsey A. Tubleston, 21. The couple were found in the road by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/22/met_133181.shtml
Metro