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  1. 30 year sentence for man federally sentenced in Aiken torture-murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A Columbia man will spend 30 years in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to the brutal torture and murder of an Aiken man in 2008, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Tucker was found dead following a September 2008 incident where investigators said Miller and three others bound him with duct tape, burned him repeatedly with a hot flat head screwdriver, and fatally shooting him in the chest.

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  2. Aiken officials looking for vehicle and driver in hit and run involving bicyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's help in locating a vehicle and driver involved in a hit and run collision involving a bicyclist. The collision occurred Sunday, April 29 on the 3100 block of Whiskey Road near Citadel Drive.

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  3. Suspect wanted in Aiken shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken Department of Public Safety is looking for a suspect in a shooting that happened on Saturday, March 24. Jamaris Ty Coleman,25, fled the scene before officers arrived, police say. He has been identified as the shooter and is wanted for two counts of assault and battery, according to police.

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  4. Aiken person wanted for credit card fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's help in identifying an individual wanted for credit card fraud. A victim reported that her car was broken into and her credit card was taken on Jan. 15 according to The Aiken Department of Public Safety.

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  5. Man caught on camera robbing Lexington County pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Deputies say this incident is not the man's first time robbing a store. He is wanted in Aiken for two robberies that happened there.

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  6. Man wanted in Aiken shooting found and arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A man wanted in the Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 shooting incident at the Horizons Gas Station was found and arrested according to Aiken Department of Public Safety. Reihn Dracon Jennings of Aiken, SC was arrested in Greenville, SC Jan. 11. Jennings was wanted for three counts of Attempted Murder, Possession of a Weapon During the Commission of a Violent Crime and Unlawful Carrying of a Pistol.

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  7. Investigators seek public's help locating Aiken shooting suspect who shot at coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken Department of Public Safety is currently searching for a second subject in the Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 shooting incident at the Horizons Gas Station on York Street. According to the police report, the shooting victim was walking in the parking lot when an individual at the gas pumps started shooting at her and her boyfriend, Leo Orlando Byrd.

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  8. SC woman charged after dead, frozen puppy was found in her backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken Department of Public Safety has amended the charges against an Aiken woman whose backyard was the scene of a grisly discovery on Jan. 2. Robyn Bacon, 39, has been charged with ill treatment of animals after a pit bull puppy was found frozen and dead in the backyard of her Newberry Street home, the Aiken Standard reports. The incident report says a safety check to the home found the puppy in a cage and another dog chained in the backyard and "shivering" in the 15-degree temperature that day.

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  9. Abandoned shoe led to arrest of attempted murder suspect in AikenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Officers in Aiken County say a shoe found at the scene of a shooting led them to make an arrest of an 18-year-old wanted for attempted murder. The Aiken Department of Public Safety says Nicholas Worthy, 18, is charged with attempted murder in connection with the shooting on the 400 block of Palm Drive. 1 comment

  10. Bradby Ln. shooting victims identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    UPDATE: The two men killed in a shooting on Brady Lane in Aiken Sunday have been identified as twenty-eight-year-old Logan Michael Novak and twenty-six-year-old Harry A. Butler, both of Aiken. Aiken Public Safety Officers responded to a call of two people shot on Brady Lane in Aiken.

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  11. Two people are dead after shooting on Brandby LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Aiken Public Safety Officers responded to a call of two people shot on Brandy Lane in Aiken. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked in front of 305 Brandby Lane.

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  12. Two people are dead after shooting on Bradby LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Aiken Public Safety Officers responded to a call of two people shot on Brady Lane in Aiken. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked in front of 305 Bradby Lane.

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  13. Elderly Aiken man run over by wife at Graniteville car lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Aiken County Coroner's Office and South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating an incident involving the death of an elderly man in Graniteville. Shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday, eighty-one-year-old Lorne L. Vincent of Aiken and his wife brought their vehicle to Satcher Ford on Jefferson Davis Highway for service.

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  14. Correction: Priest Killed storyRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    In a story Oct. 11 about a man accused of killing a priest, The Associated Press incorrectly identified a newspaper Steven Murray spoke to for a July 2016 story. He spoke to The Florida Times-Union.

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  15. Lexington District One breaks ground for new middle school this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The yet-unnamed middle school is located on Hwy. 378 at the corner of Beechwood Drive and Highway 378 and sits on 34.57 acres.

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  16. Help wanted for horses suffering from Hurricane Harvey in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Equestrians are sending their love to rescued horses in Texas, in the form of donations. Multiple semi-trucks packed full of hay and food are shipping-out from Aiken, South Carolina.

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  17. The House has now moved to create a committee to review VC Summer's failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A day after Senate leaders created a committee to review the failed nuclear reactor project at the VC Summer plant in Jenkinsville, the House has followed suit with the creation of its own committee. House Speaker Jay Lucas has created the House Utility Ratepayer Protection Committee in response to the abandonment of the SCE&G and Santee Cooper project that was funded partly by rate increases of nearly 18 percent over the past several years.

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  18. Cary FulmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    According to an incident report from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, deputies met with a woman, an acquaintance of the girl, on March 30. She told deputies that the girl told her that she had been sexually abused by several men since she was six years old and had recently had sex with a man in Windsor. She says the girl also told her she had recently been assault by two or three men at school.

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  19. SC couple settles roadside cavity search caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A South Carolina couple has settled a lawsuit filed after they accused police of subjecting them to illegal body searches. Documents filed in federal court late last week show Lakeya Hicks and Elijah Pontoon stipulated to the dismissal of their lawsuit against police officers for the City of Aiken.

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