Florence County Newswire

Florence County Newswire

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  1. Florence Co. man charged for sending nude pic to child on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WMBF

    FLORENCE COUNTY, SC A 20-year-old Florence County man was arrested for allegedly sending a nude image to a minor on social media. Brock Bladen Garrett, of Scranton, SC, was arrested on Tuesday, October 17 on one charge disseminating of obscene material to a person twelve years of age or younger, according to a news release from the South Carolina Attorney General's Office.

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  2. Authorities seek Lake City man accused of shooting, injuring two people on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | WMBF

    LAKE CITY, SC Arrest warrants have been obtained for a Lake City man wanted in connection with a shooting that happened in the area on Sunday. According to a press release from the Florence County Sheriff's Office, Erick Raquim McCrea, 19, is wanted for two counts of attempted murder.

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  3. South Carolina police looking for man who set wife on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Deputies in Florence County, South Carolina are searching for a man they say poured gasoline on his wife and set her on fire. According to Major Mike Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office, deputies are looking for 32-year-old Charles Durell Nethercutt, of Florence.

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  4. Crime 4 mins ago 7:23 a.m.Husband sets wife on fire with gasoline after argumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    The Florence County Sheriff's Department is continuing their search for a man they say poured gasoline on his wife before setting her on fire. Charles Nethercutt, 32, was last seen leaving his home in Florence with his one-year-old child, on September 19, the day of the incident.

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  5. AT&T bringing new service to Dorchester Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | WMBF

    ... story. Three people were shot in Lake City this afternoon, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office. The investigation is still in the early stages, and no additional information is available at this time. Check back ...

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  6. Emergency crews battle garage fire in Goose CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | WMBF

    Three people were shot in Lake City this afternoon, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office. The investigation is still in the early stages, and no additional information is available at this time.

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  7. FCSO investigating Lake City shooting that hospitalized twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | WMBF

    LAKE CITY, SC Two people were shot in Lake City this afternoon, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office. Both victims were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.

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  8. Florence County continues repairs one year after Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | WMBF

    The last of Hurricane Mathew debris is being hauled off after the City of Florence just finished collection one month ago. While the city is no longer dealing with issues we saw at the height of the storm, there are some lingering impacts and one is concern from the public.

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  9. SC School Board Member Resigns After Racial SlurRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | FITSNews

    A member of a government-run school district in Florence County, South Carolina has resigned after using a racial slur in an email to a district employee. Glenn Odom stepped down on October 2 as a member of the Florence County School District 1 after referring to black members of the school board as "darkies" in the email, which was sent on August 29. "Would you be so kind as to send an email out to the Board asking if I could get a ride?" Odom wrote to district employee Kim Hoffman .

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  10. Authorities search for man who stole a pressure washer from a Florence homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WMBF

    Investigators are searching for the man who stole a pressure washer from a Florence home. According to a press release from the Florence County Sheriff's Office, the theft happened at approximately 3:19 a.m. on Sept.

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  11. Florence Co. investigators searching for two masked subjects who robbed store at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WMBF

    FLORENCE COUNTY, SC The Florence County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying two masked subjects who robbed a convenience store on Francis Marion Road at gunpoint Tuesday night. At about 8:30 p.m., two masked subjects entered the BP convenience store on Francis Marion Road and Highway 76 in Florence and robbed the store clerk at gunpoint, according to a news release from the FCSO.

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  12. Goose Creek police locate missing teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | WMBF

    ... arrest related to an incident in Longs on September 18, according to a Horry County Police report. The Florence County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying two masked subjects who robbed a convenience store on Francis ...

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  13. Florence County official explains property, vehicle tax increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WMBF

    FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Some Florence County residents may be wondering why they are being charged extra on their property tax bills. For those living in the incorporated areas of Florence County, the additional $25 on property tax bills was added to cover use of the "MAN" Convenience Centers, according to Florence County Councilman James Schofield.

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  14. Kodak Black Indicted On Criminal Sexual Conduct ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | WHZT-FM Greenville

    On Monday October 9, rap star Kodak Black was indicted on first-degree sexual conduct charges by a grand jury in Florence County, South Carolina.

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  15. Kodak Black Indicted Over Sexual Assault AllegationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Hypebeast.com

    Florida-born rapper Kodak Black has been officially indicted in South Carolina on charges of first degree criminal sexual conduct by a grand jury in Florence County. The alleged assault against a teenage girl took place in February 2016, when Black - real name Dieuson Octave - was in Florence, South Carolina for a performance at the Treasure City venue.

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  16. Kodak Black indicted on sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | UPI

    A South Carolina grand jury indicted Florida rapper Kodak Black on charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct stemming from an incident after a concert there last year. Black, whose legal name is Dieuson Octave, is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his hotel room at the Comfort Inn and Suites in Florence County, S.C., WDPE-TV in Myrtle Beach, S.C., reported.

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  17. 88-year-old victim of attempted carjacking in August has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... Commander, and an 16-year-old whose identity has not been revealed because they are a minor. According to Florence County Coroner Keith VonLutcken, the victim of the carjacking, Katherine Wilson, died the morning of October 8. A cause of death has ...

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  18. South Carolina grand jury indicts Kodak Black in rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Daily Mail

    ... in February 2016. The 20-year-old Florida rapper, real name Dieuson Octave, was indicted by a grand jury in Florence County of first-degree criminal sexual assault, according to an article Monday by ABC-15 in South Carolina. A Florence County ...

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  19. Kodak Black Indicted For First-Degree Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Vibe

    Rapper Kodak Black was indicted on first-degree criminal sexual conduct charges by a grand jury in Florence County, South Carolina. The 20-year-old "Patty Cake" MC was arrested in Feb. 2016 for allegedly sexually assaulting a young woman inside a hotel before a scheduled gig.

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  20. Rapper Kodak Black indicted on sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | New York Daily News

    ... 2016 on criminal sexual conduct charges. The assault reportedly happened in a Comfort Inn and Suites in Florence County, South Carolina, and the victim was a fan who had attended his show earlier in the night. The Florida-based rapper took the teen ...

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