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Berkeley County Deputies Investigating Goose Creek Shooting

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–One person was taken to the hospital following a shooting in Goose Creek Thursday evening. According to the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a report of a shooting on Howe Hall Road near Parker Drive at approximately 4:59 pm. When they arrived on scene, they located one black male who had been shot, deputies stated. The […]

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself To Walmart Customers Arrested

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–Moncks Corner police say they have arrested a man accused of showing his privates inside the Moncks Corner Walmart recently. Anthony Jarard Hampton, 32, has been charged with exposure of private parts in a lewd & lascivious manner. Police say Hampton was identified from a surveillance photo released Thursday. Hampton’s arrest comes after police say they responded to a call at […]

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Goose Creek Police Investigating Two Separate Armed Robberies

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–The Goose Creek Police Department was called to the scene of two separate armed robberies recently that were believed to have possibly been committed by the same individual. The first occurred at the Sunoco gas station located at 200 St. James Avenue on 07/30/2017 at approximately 11:40 P.M. During the robbery, police say an unknown black male wearing […]

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Suspect Sought In Moncks Corner Convenience Store Armed Robbery

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–Police say they are actively looking for a man who robbed a local gas station early Monday morning. On July 31, 2017, at about 3:00 a.m., officers with the Moncks Corner Police Department say they responded to a reported armed robbery at the Scotchman convenience store located at 120 West Main Street in Moncks Corner. After arriving on […]

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Arrest Made In Moncks Corner Graffiti Case

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–One person is behind bars for painting illegal graffiti around town, authorities stated. Quinton Devon Young was arrested Monday and has been charged with three counts of illegal graffiti which carries a penalty of 90 days in jail. Three days before his arrest, police say they were called to the Sunoco Gas Station on South Live Oak Drive […]

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Truck Driver Dies After Crashing Into I-26 Overpass In Ridgeville

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A tractor-trailer crashed into an Interstate 26 overpass early Friday morning near Ridgeville, killing the driver. The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office has identified the driver as 40-year-old Johnathan Jamison of Columbia. Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury has ruled Jamison’s death as accidental. The deadly wreck shut down the road near mile marker 191 in the Ridgeville/Jedburg area. While […]

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Hanahan Family Loses House, Dog In Fire

HANAHAN, S.C.–A GoFundMe page has been created for a family whose home was destroyed by a fire Wednesday. Their pet dog also died in the blaze. “I hate to see this happen to yet another family in the neighborhood,” posted the founder of the GoFundMe page, Nicole Bullard. “I was hoping we could all come together as a community and […]

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Officials: Worker Injured Near Volvo Plant

    BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A worker was transported to the hospital in serious condition after a fall near the new Volvo plant, emergency officials stated. The incident occurred shortly after 9 a.m. The worker has been identified as a construction subcontractor. “The individual is reported to be in stable condition at this time. A thorough investigation of the incident is […]

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Roper St. Francis Breaks Ground On New Berkeley County Hospital

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Roper St. Francis celebrated the groundbreaking of its future Roper St. Francis Berkeley Hospital and medical office building with a Blessing of the Land ceremony on Thursday night. Roper St. Francis began clearing trees on the site in May. Construction will take place on the hospital’s  90-acre campus at Carnes Crossroads, where Highway 17A and 176 intersect. The […]