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Airport student charged after gun found

A 15-year-old student at Airport High School was taken into custody by law enforcement September 26 and is facing charges, after the student allegedly was found with an unloaded gun on campus. The student did [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|Police Report|0 Comments

Cayce identifies B-C break-in suspect

The Cayce Department of Public Safety, with the community’s help, has identified a suspect involved in a burglary to Brookland-Cayce High School on July 31, 2017. An arrest warrant for Kevin Earl Schumpert has been [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Police Report|0 Comments

Cayce requests help in identifying suspect

The Cayce Department of Public Safety is requesting the community’s assistance with identifying a suspect who committed a burglary and theft at Brookland-Cayce High School during the early morning hours July 31. A golf cart [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Police Report|0 Comments

Cayce police looking for bank robbery suspect

The Cayce Department of Public Safety is looking for a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the BB&T Bank located at 2500 Charleston Highway in Cayce June 19. The suspect is described as a [...]

By |June 29th, 2017|Police Report|0 Comments

Bigs in Blue program launches

  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia has announced the roll out of the Bigs in Blue program in Richland and Lexington counties. Bigs in Blue is a one-to-one mentoring program that connects youth [...]

By |May 9th, 2017|Non Profit, Police Report|0 Comments

West Columbia woman dies in car crash

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual that died due to a single-vehicle accident January 9 on Pine Street near Cedar Creek Road in Lexington County. Patricia Ann Steele, 52, of West Columbia [...]

By |January 22nd, 2017|Coroner's Report|0 Comments

Cayce man killed by drunk driver

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the person who was killed on January 5 in a two-car accident that occurred at Sunset Blvd and Ginny Lane. Roger Wayne Johnson, 75, of Cayce was transported by [...]

By |January 12th, 2017|Coroner's Report|0 Comments

West Columbia man dies in car crash

The Lexington County Coroner, Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the driver killed in the single car accident that happened on Dogwood Road near Fish Hatchery Road around 9:30 pm December 17. John G. [...]

By |December 20th, 2016|Coroner's Report|0 Comments

Richland County deputy arrested, charged with domestic violence

A Richland County deputy has been charged with third degree domestic violence. Lexington County deputies responded to the home of William Carlson, 32, December 7 following an altercation with his wife. Responding officers determined Carlson [...]

By |December 13th, 2016|Police Report|0 Comments

Lex Med Police Officer earns award

 Lexington Medical Center police officer James Michael “Mike” Brazell has received the J.P. Strom Award from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. This honor is the top award in the Basic Law Enforcement Class and [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Police Report|0 Comments