GLOVERVILLE — Aiken County authorities are searching for a suspect in a pair of car break-ins Tuesday after a man matching the description of the suspect surrendered to police but was later released.
Two men are facing charges after two unrelated crimes at an Family Dollar on Broad Street in the past week.
Richmond County sheriff's officials said a Finish Line Cafe employee and several customers were walking to their vehicles around 2:50 a.m. when an unknown man in a ski mask approached and demanded their belongings.
The third-grade pupil who accidently discharged a handgun in his classroom Tuesday found the weapon while exploring his family kitchen, police say.
An 82-year-old man arrived at his home in the 1900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue and found his back door had been kicked in.
Richmond County marriage licenses applications and indictments
An Augusta man who exchanged e-mails with strangers discussing how to kidnap and rape little girls was sentenced Tuesday to 160 months - more than 13 years - in prison for possession of child pornography.
A veteran Thomson police officer was fired earlier this month for violating department procedures for transporting a prisoner and for his conduct during the investigation.
A Burke County man who faces cruelty to animal charges in the starvation deaths of several dogs has been released on bond for the second time.
The lawsuit filed on behalf of Philip Keen Jr., sought to overturn the state statute which outsourced probation services for misdemeanor offenses and municipal code violations.