New state charges have been filed against former 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and his onetime top aide, Nicole Holland. Johnson also faces federal charges. Holland has entered a guilty plea in U.S. court.
SC drug kingpin Eric Hughes used the Dark Web to order raw narcotic material from China to make counterfeit prescription drugs in clandestine drug labs at rented beach vacation homes. He distributed fake Xanax and other drugs via the U.S. mail and made millions, which he put in bitcoins.
Justin Kyle Davidson is charged with growing and intent to sell Psilocybin Mushrooms, a psychedelic, hallucinogenic mushroom similar to LSD or acid. He was arrested by the Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office
The man suspected of robbing a credit union in Forest Acres is under arrest in Florida. Samuel Neathery was is currently being held at the Osceloa County detention center in Florida on a wanted fugitive warrant.
An Irmo man was accused of shooting a woman while driving on major Lexington street Augusta Road, according to the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. The man escaped the car at the Fellowship Baptist Church parking lot.
A South Carolina woman was jogging on Shady Lane and Wrenwood Drive when she was followed by a man who made her uncomfortable and seek help, said Columbia Police who are searching for the suspicious man.
Clemson police got nine 911 calls from a girl who ordered french fries and milkshakes, giggled and told them they were stupid. That’s a crime and could prevent someone in a real emergency from getting help.
S.C. law enforcement and the Department of Social Services sometimes don’t communicate when home day care providers are arrested or investigated. And DSS isn’t sharing information within its own department.
A Spartanburg County, SC 18-year-old is dead after an “accidental shooting” inside of a moving vehicle, according to the sheriff’s office, which said it is investigating if any criminal charges will be pursued.
The Charleston, SC man who was convicted of stealing at least $1.2 million from Berkeley County School District was sentenced to 63 months in prison for embezzlement, money laundering and public corruption.