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  1. Sheriff: Police officer hit girlfriend, shattered phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Post and Courier

    Kershaw County deputies say an Elgin police officer has been charged with domestic violence after he hit his girlfriend, put a pillow over her face to keep her from screaming, threw her to the ground then smashed two phones to try to keep her from calling for help. Sheriff Jim Matthews said in a news release that his deputies received a 911 call where a woman was screaming in the background about 12:30 p.m. Monday.

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  2. Elgin Police Officer Accused of AssaultingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Elgin Police Officer Accused of Assaulting Girlfriend Kershaw County deputies have arrested an Elgin police officer who they say assaulted his girlfriend Tuesday afternoon. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1IoCNyY Elgin, SC - Kershaw County deputies have arrested an Elgin police officer who they say assaulted his girlfriend Tuesday afternoon.

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  3. Elgin police officer arrested, suspended after assaulting his girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMBF

    Deputies in Kershaw County have arrested 41-year-old Douglas James Barton and charged him with second-degree domestic violence. Authorities say the Elgin police officer got into an argument with his girlfriend on Monday afternoon.

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  4. KC Library Summer ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Camden Chronicle Independent

    As part of the Kershaw County Library's Summer Reading Program "Every Hero Has a Story," storyteller Sharon Clarke presented a program at both the Camden and Elgin libraries. Clarke, who lives in North Carolina, entertained the audience with both story and music.

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  5. Crime Report - June 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of a TV, an air conditioner and a shotgun from an Elgin home June 10. A KCSO report said the victim was away from his Silicate Way home for four hours and when he returned he noticed a gate and a shed door were open. Not realizing the house had been broken into, he closed the gate and shed before going into the house and discovering the thefts.

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  6. Noted and passed - June 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    It has been a busy week, as they all are, for the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office , but they are on the job day and night with the mission of serving the people of this county and making it a safer place for residents and visitors alike. The Tuesday arrest of an Elgin couple on charges of distributing heroin may have come as a surprise to many, but heroin and other opium-based narcotics are making a big comeback, according to Sheriff Jim Matthews, because people get hooked on the prescription equivalents of the drug, which are quite expensive.

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  7. Elgin couple arrested on heroin chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office arrested an Elgin couple on heroin charges Tuesday morning, the culmination of an investigation into possible heroin dealing at their Rabon Circle home. If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

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  8. Kershaw deputies arrest two in heroin investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... May after receiving information that drugs, specifically heroin, were being used and sold at a home on Rabon Circle in Elgin. According to investigators, they were able to make two purchases of heroin. According to Kershaw County Sheriff Jim ... 1 comment

  9. Suspects Arrested After Heroin InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... investigating the pair in May after they got information that drugs were being sold at a home on Rabon Circle near Elgin. According to investigators, they made two drug buys from Clinton Evergetis. The two were arrested on June 9, and officers say ...

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  10. Special Forces, Deputies Plan Week Long ExercissesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... sheriff's department vehicles will be traveling in the Lower Richland County community near Eastover and Hopkins, in Elgin near Screaming Eagle Road, and North Richland County in the Monticello Road area. The sheriff's department says people in ...

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  11. Six Mile angler places second in WBFL tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces to win the tournament. For his victory, Holmes earned $3,296. Jerry Freezon of Elgin caught the biggest bass of the tournament in the pro division, a fish weighing 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and earned the day's Big Bass ...

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  12. Murder charge dismissed for Elgin woman who shot, killed woman during fightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A murder charge has been dismissed against an Elgin woman accused of shooting another woman during a fight in her home. Sally Memmert, 60, was charged with murder in the shooting death of 29-year-old Petra Boykin in 2012.

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  13. Judge rules Elgin woman justified in shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A judge has ruled that an Elgin woman will not face a murder charge in the shooting death of a woman three years ago. The State newspaper reported that Circuit Judge Robert Hood has ruled that 60-year-old Sally Memmert was justified in shooting 29-year-old Petra Boykin.

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  14. SC Child Sex Case: An UpdateRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | FITSNews

    ... week there was an arrest in the case. According to Richland County, S.C. court records, 36-year-old Jennifer Trakas of Elgin, S.C. was arrested on May 1 and charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. The documents accompanying Trakas' ...

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  15. Six Mile angler places second in WBFL tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Easley Progress

    ... limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces to win the tournament. For his victory, Holmes earned $3,296. Jerry Freezon of Elgin caught the biggest bass of the tournament in the pro division, a fish weighing 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and earned the day's Big Bass ...

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  16. Elgin Bank Robbery Suspect ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Elgin Bank Robbery Suspect Arrest Richland County deputies have arrested a suspect who they say robbed an Elgin bank last month. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1GH5kNA Richland County, SC - Richland County deputies have arrested a suspect who they say robbed an Elgin bank last month.

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  17. 911 Call Leads to Sex Charges for Elgin ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    A report of an assault at a home ultimately led to Kershaw County deputies filing sex charges against an Elgin man. 911 Call Leads to Sex Charges for Elgin Man A report of an assault at a home ultimately led to Kershaw County deputies filing sex charges against an Elgin man.

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  18. Deputies: Sexual assault suspect wanted his son to admit to another crime father committedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... and obstructing justice. Deputies responded to a 911 call from a child living at a residence on Garlits Drive in Elgin back on April 20. When they arrived, investigators say, they found a child with several injuries and Scott's wife with several ...

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  19. CHD: Agency reaches into social service, court systems to help young people succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Brooklyn Mack grew up in Elgin, South Carolina. He was just 12 years old when he went on a field trip to see the Radenko Pavlovich Dance Company perform.

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  20. Buford "Doc" StringerRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Englewood Review

    He is survived by his son, David of Elgin, SC; daughter, Julie Stringer Napoli of Ridgeville, SC; 12 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Paula Stringer.

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