Dorchester County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Dorchester County man wins $1 million in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Post and Courier

    The winner declined to be identified. He told lottery officials he will use the money to pay off the family's mortgage and start college funds for their children.

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  2. Dorchester County judge orders separate trials in death of toddler whose mom called a possessedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2011 | Post and Courier

    A man and his girlfriend, who told Dorchester County officials four years ago that she struck her toddler because she thought the boy was possessed, will be tried separately on homicide charges, an attorney said Friday. John Derrick Weaver II of Summerville and the mother, Amber Lynn Bracci of Ridgeville, were scheduled next week to stand trial together on a count of homicide by child abuse.

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  3. Traffic clear on major arteries, afternoon showers likely in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Post and Courier

    The Highway Patrol was reporting two accidents, both in Dorchester County, neither with injuries. Both are on Clubhouse Road, one at 5:52 a.m. at S.C. 165 and the other at 6:16 a.m. at Greenwood Drive.

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  4. Couple to stand trial for toddlera s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Two Dorchester County residents accused in the death of their toddler son more than four years ago could spend life in prison if convicted in a trial set to start next week in St. George. Amber Lynn Bracci, of Ridgeville, and John D. Weaver II, of Summerville, are each charged with one count of homicide by child abuse and aiding and abetting homicide by child abuse.

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  5. Neighborhood Market to bring jobs, new shopping experience to SummervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    The Walmart machine is expanding in Dorchester County. Opening at the corner of Dorchester and Bacons Bridge is a new Walmart Neighborhood Market.

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  6. Planning workshop reviews county site lighting requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    Dorchester County's Planning Commission recently met to discuss requirements and recommendations for site lighting in larger area parking lots across the county following County Council's first reading on the topic earlier this month. County Planning & Zoning Manager Alec Brebner led the workshop on March 4 at the county Human Services Building in Summerville.

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  7. Dorchester Co. deputies: Man shot, killed in SummervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Dorchester County Sheriff's Office is investigating its second homicide both this year and this month after investigators said a man was shot and killed in Summerville Tuesday evening. County Coroner Chris Nisbet identified the victim Wednesday morning as Robert Mark Crumm, 34, of 100 Reading Court in Ladson.

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  8. Ladson man dead in shooting in SummervilleRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Aiken Standard

    Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet tells local news outlets that 34-year-old Robert Mark Crumm was shot about 5 p.m. Tuesday. Dorchester County sheriff's deputies are investigating.

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  9. Autopsy: Dorchester County apartment complex fatal shooting victim struck twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Post and Courier

    The Dorchester County Coroner released an autopsy report Wednesday that reveals a man fatally shot Tuesday in an apartment complex near Summerville was struck twice. Robert Mark Crumm, 34, of Reading Court in Ladson, was shot once in the leg and once in the chest, according to Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet.

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  10. Summerville man charged in Ladson murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    Dorchester County Sheriff's deputies took Chazz Lamont Brown, 28, into custody Wednesday afternoon, according to an agency press release. The incident occurred sometime between 6:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Hickory Lane in Ladson, deputies said.

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  11. Merits of police body cameras debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Goose Creek Gazette

    A current bill in the South Carolina Senate that is pushing for all law enforcement officers to wear body cameras could become a law as soon as next summer. Sen. Marlon Kimpson, D-Charleston, who also represents a portion of Dorchester County, is one of the co-sponsors of Senate Bill 47. He said the technology is necessary as additional pivotal evidence for criminal cases, particularly in light of controversy over the last year involving the death of multiple individuals at officers' hands.

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  12. SCORE Workshop to be held in Summerville - "Are You Ready to Start Your Business?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    Summerville SCORE will present its most popular workshop, “Are You Ready to Start Your Business” on March 17 from 6 - 8 p.m. in Summerville. The workshop will be held at the Harbor Accelerator located at 402 North Main Street beside the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce in Summerville.

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  13. Dorchester County apartment complex shooting victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Post and Courier

    Crumm died after being shot around 4:30 p.m. in the Cedar Key apartment complex at 246 Pidgeon Bay Road. The complex is off West Richardson Avenue just outside the Summerville town limits.

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  14. Suspect sought for shooting of Ladson manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Goose Creek Gazette

    The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office issued a press release Monday stating deputies were looking for 27-year-old Chazz Lamont Brown, whose address is unknown. Brown, described as 5-foot-7 with black hair and brown eyes, is accused of killing Lance LaPrince Johnson on March 2. The incident, labeled as the first county homicide of 2015, occurred sometime between 6:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Hickory Lane in Ladson, where the victim lived, deputies said.

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  15. One dead in Summerville shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Post and Courier

    One man is dead after a shooting at a Summerville apartment complex, according to the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office. Capt.

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  16. Dorchester Co. man arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WMDT

    The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, along with an Officer with the Hurlock Police Department were investigating narcotics in Secretary during a covert operation. During that investigation, Officials say they found that 46-year-old Jeffery Lauck, was using narcotics.

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  17. Man arrested on 2006 robbery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Brandon Figaro, 32, was arrested in Tennessee in February. He had a bond hearing in Dorchester County on March 5. According to the original incident report, two employees of a Papa John's called police to report they had been robbed at gunpoint about 1:20 a.m. Jan. 9, 2006, of personal items and the business's money bag, and that the suspect had taken a car belonging to one of the employees.

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  18. WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... Suzuki valued at $8,500 reported stolen Jan. 27. Investigators say the police department was assisting the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office on Feb. 18 in executing a search warrant, after a Ford F-250 believed to be involved in thefts from a ...

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  19. Former county detective's career spans 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    From one Sheriff Knight to the next, Dale Nevins's career with the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office has spanned more than four decades - quite peculiar for a man who never intended to enter the law enforcement field. The Indiana native, who grew up mostly on the West Coast in California, signed up for the U.S. Air Force following high school.

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  20. Town hoping to annex more in OakbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Provided This map shows the areas of Oakbrook that are part of the Town of Summerville. Everything in yellow is part of Summerville, everything in white is in unincorporated Dorchester County.

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