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10:49 am on Friday August 19, 2011

Summerville church shocked as pastor accused kidnaping, rape

First reporting July 30, updates at the bottom: The Freedom Free Will Baptist Church´╗┐ in Ladson has been taken aback after their pastor was accused of abducting and raping a woman. North Charleston police say that the pastor, 46-year-old Dale...
2:11 am on Sunday July 31, 2011

Five injured in Edisto night club shooting (update: video)

Image by Still image by Flickr user Null ValueUpdate July 31: Still no suspects, but ABC News 4 has expanded their coverage with a video report (watch it above) and notes the community's concern over the local spot. We'll be sure to keep you updated...
4:19 am on Friday June 4, 2010

Eight left wounded in a string of unsolved shootings

Image by Flickr user RW PhotoBugIn a span of just 14-hours between Wednesday and Thursday morning, authorities have dealt with a staggering number of shootings in the area that have left eight people wounded and police on a wild goose chase. It...
1:34 pm on Thursday August 14, 2008

Police investigate downtown homicide

Update August 14: ABC News 4 reports that Moses Otis Dennis, 29, has also been charged with obstruction justice. The station has more details. We'll keep you updated as we hear it. Original post: Charleston police are still looking for more...
5:38 am on Wednesday July 30, 2008

Officials fed up with gun violence

9th Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson and state U.S. Attorney Walt Wilkins are launching a new program called "Operation Fed Up" to get illegal guns off the streets in Charleston and Berkeley counties. The basic idea is to get more of the cases...