SC county lets people clear warrants



COLUMBIA  — People in one South Carolina county are getting the chance to clear up any outstanding low-level charges and get a clean slate.

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is teaming up with the local magistrate's office beginning today to allow people facing traffic or magistrate-level warrants to have an appearance before a judge and settle their charges.

Lott says most people will likely be able to go home the same day they choose to come forward.

Fresh Start runs through Friday.




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