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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

Woman killed in her own driveway

Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the woman who died as a result of being rolled over by a vehicle on Murrayhill Circle around 4 pm August 7. Pearlie Mae Wilbur, 84, of Columbia was pronounced [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Coroner's Report|0 Comments

Woman dies in crash on Fernandina Road

Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died as a result of a motor vehicle collision on Fernandina Road around 9 pm August 2. Mrs. Alexandra Hammond, 27, of Columbia was pronounced dead at [...]

By |August 8th, 2017|Coroner's Report|0 Comments

Lexington Sheriff’s Foundation Jailbreak Run August 19

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation will hold the “Jailbreak Escape Urban Challenge Run – Fifth Time’s The Charm” August 19 at the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department, at 521 Gibson Road, Lexington. Packet pick-up and late [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Events, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

Lexington man charged with attempted murder

Lexington County deputies arrested a Swansea man July 30 after a man was stabbed at a Gator Road home. Jacob Earl Harley, 37, is charged with attempted murder and possessing a weapon during a violent [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

Man arrested after leaving baby in car

A Lexington man is charged with unlawful conduct toward a child for leaving a baby inside a car he dropped off to be serviced. Ca Mvuh, 48, left his 8-month-old daughter strapped in her car [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Crime|0 Comments

Columbia police officer charged with domestic violence

Lexington County deputies arrested an officer with the Columbia Police Department after an altercation between the officer and his wife late Thursday night. Charles Starling, 37, is charged with second-degree domestic violence after grabbing, pushing and [...]

By |August 1st, 2017|Crime|0 Comments

Lexington Sheriff, church partner in peddling bikes to needy

The Lexington County Sheriff's Department evidence unit has to hold on to some things, but one type of item continuously piles up: bicycles. “A majority of them are found property,” said Sgt. Doug Novak, who [...]

By |July 26th, 2017|Churches, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

New Lexington County K-9, handler on duty

A recent training session for the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department’s new K-9, Blesk, ended with another successful track. Training is where it all starts for Blesk and his handler, Deputy Matt Fields. To keep up [...]

By |July 23rd, 2017|Sheriff's Report|0 Comments