Lexington County deputies have arrested three women in connection to a child abuse investigation at a child care center. Shayna Nicole McKnight, 36, is charged with infliction of great bodily harm upon a child, according to an arrest warrant. Amy Marie Grice, 38, and Jeannie H. Locklear, 49, […]
Lexington County Employees To Receive Second Round Of ‘Premium Pay’ From The State And Local Fiscal Recovery Fund
Lexington County employees who worked through the COVID-19 pandemic will receive a second round of “premium pay” as authorized users of the State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund (SLFRF). Lexington County has been allocated $58,028,000 from the SLFRF – a funding program from the federal government to aid […]
A father and son from Columbia are accused of attempted murder, among other charges, after a Thursday morning shooting. Anthony Gail Davis (left), 54, and Antony Ryan Davis, 28, are charged with two counts each of attempted murder, four counts each of pointing and presenting a firearm at […]
We need your help in finding Christopher Allen Hayes. He’s wanted in connection with a stolen tractor on S. Lake Drive. The tractor was stolen on March 8. Please share any tips by calling Crimestoppers at 888-274-6372 or by using the app.
We need your help finding Justin Allen Penzes. He’s wanted for kidnapping and armed robbery in connection with a Feb. 9 incident on Seleta Circle. Share anonymous tips on where he might be by calling 888-274-6372 or use the Midlands Crimestoppers app.
Defendant In “Blue Magic” State Grand Jury Case Receives 20 Years After Pleading Guilty To Trafficking Of Counterfeit Pills Containing Heroin And Fentanyl, Which Involved An Overdose Death
Shiv Balvant Tailor and Savannah Stroud pleaded guilty to charges for their participation in a drug trafficking conspiracy primarily involving heroin and fentanyl in Lexington, Richland, and Saluda counties. Shiv Balvant Tailor, 24, of Lexington, and Savannah Lynn Stroud, 23, of Lexington, were charged in May of 2019 […]
Targets of Largest Narcotics Conspiracy Investigation Indicted in South Carolina Courts Plead Guilty
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced today that Nicanor Rodriguez and Anthony Gracely pleaded guilty to State Grand Jury charges in connection to a drug trafficking organization that they founded and operated from September 2013 to May of 2021. This drug trafficking organization largely operated out of […]
A 911 call about a suspicious person Saturday led Lexington County deputies to a Saint Andrews Road business where a man is accused of stealing a catalytic converter. Maurice Daveonte Oats, 22, is charged with possession of a nonferrous metal, possession of implements capable of being used in […]
The 11th Circuit Solicitor’s Office has announced a 45-year sentence of the Columbia man responsible for a 2017 murder at City Nightz Bar and Grill. Validated Gang Member Sentenced to 45 Years in Lexington County Murder Case. Christopher J. Brisbon, a 31-year-old Columbia man, has been sentenced to […]
A Lexington County man is accused of stabbing a relative at a Gaston home Wednesday night. Richard James Lewis, 40, is charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Deputies went to a home on Mimosa Drive shortly before […]