Pickens County Newswire (Page 10)

Pickens County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pickens County, SC. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,628 in Pickens County, SC

  1. South Carolina man charged with kidnapping, sexually assaulting Alberta womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Authorities say a South Carolina man has been arrested and charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a Canadian woman he told was being hired to model. Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark told local media the woman from Alberta was rescued from the man's trailer home Wednesday, after authorities tracked them via social media and cellphone.

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  2. Man lures Canadian woman to S.C., holds her hostage, forces sex, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Deputies say a woman from Canada was lured to Pickens County, South Carolina, where she was held hostage for several days and forced to commit sex acts. Clark said Fred Russell Urey Sr. of Six Mile, South Carolina, claimed he was a professional photographer looking to hire a model.

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  3. Alberta woman jumps through glass window to safety in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Lethbridge Herald

    Fred Russell Urey is shown in this undated handout image provided by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office. Police in the United States say an Alberta woman being held against her will in a trailer in South Carolina jumped through a plate glass window to escape as officers surrounded the location.

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  4. Alberta kidnapping victim in South Carolina jumps through glass windowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Western Star

    Fred Russell Urey is shown in this undated handout image provided by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office. Police in the United States say an Alberta woman being held against her will in a trailer in South Carolina jumped through a plate glass window to escape as officers surrounded the location.

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  5. US man 'kidnapped and raped Canadian model for five days'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... the first two days the pair scouted locations around the area while the woman stayed in a local hotel, said Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark. But on the third day Urey took her back to his trailer, at which point he allegedly immediately restrained ...

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  6. South Carolina man charged with kidnapping, sexually assaulting Alberta womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Authorities say a South Carolina man has been arrested and charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a Canadian woman he told was being hired to model. Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark told local media the woman from Alberta was rescued from the man's trailer home Wednesday, after authorities tracked them via social media and cellphone.

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  7. Creep holds woman captive after luring her with modeling contract: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | New York Post

    A South Carolina man allegedly lured a woman 2,500 miles to his home under the promise of a lucrative modeling contract before holding her hostage for five days and sexually assaulting her. Fred Russell Urey Sr., 39, trapped the young woman inside his trailer outside the small town of Norris after she traveled 2,500 miles from Alberta, Canada, to audition for the bogus offer, Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark told reporters.

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  8. Deputies ask for help identifying man in connection with car break-ins, stolen credit & debit cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WMBF

    The Pickens County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a man who was caught on camera attempting to use credit and debit cards stolen from unlocked vehicles in Liberty. Deputies said the thefts occurred outside homes during the nighttime hours between Monday and Wednesday.

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  9. South Carolina man accused of luring woman, holding her captiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. - A South Carolina man is accused of luring a woman from Canada and holding her captive for days. Deputies said Urey ...

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  10. Todd Kohlhepp in CourtRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... report that came back later revealed Raven had actually succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning. The Pickens County sheriff said an arrest has been made after a Canadian woman was lured to the county, held hostage for several days and sexually ...

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  11. 'Suspicious' fire destroys historic barRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... formally known as Scatterbrains, burned to the ground over the weekend in a fire that officials within the Pickens County Sheriff's Office are calling "suspicious." Bob's Place, formally known as Scatterbrains, burned to the ground over the weekend ...

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  12. Opportunity Village welcomes new residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | WMBF

    ... times," Morrison said. So, he signed up for the Opportunity Village Program through The Dream Center of Pickens County. "I had no hope or joy in my life. But, I have both of those things now and I'm so grateful for that," Morrison said. The Dream ...

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  13. Sheriff: Woman lured to Pickens Co., held hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | WMBF

    The Pickens County sheriff said an arrest has been made after a Canadian woman was lured to the county, held hostage for several days, and forced to perform sex acts, according to a news release from the sheriff's office.

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  14. Three Pickens Co. students graduating with 12 years of perfect attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | WMBF

    The School District of Pickens County said three students will graduate Saturday with perfect attendance for their entire academic careers.

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  15. Residents from Spartanburg senior community fly in WWII-era biplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... on opioids, according to the Chester County District Attorney. The wife of one of two men killed in a Pickens County homicide case has filed a lawsuit against the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, the county, and the suspect charged in the case. The ...

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  16. Widows of men slain in Pickens Co. double homicide sue sheriff's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | WMBF

    The wives of two men killed in a Pickens County homicide case has filed a lawsuit against the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, the county, and the suspect charged in the case. In September 2015, deputies found the bodies of Dickie Ray Stewart and Bill Isaacs along a roadside.

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  17. Your yard's not just for grass anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Easley Progress

    ... fences, Passion Flower seeds have been known to help with insomnia and the flowers can be brewed into tea. PICKENS COUNTY - According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the largest irrigated crop in America isn't cotton, it's not apples, not ...

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  18. SCDNR to offer courtesy boat inspections during Memorial Day weekendRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | Easley Progress

    In an effort to keep people and waterways safe during Memorial Day weekend, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will once again be conducting courtesy boat inspections at certain public boat landings around the state. Courtesy boat inspections will be performed from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. May 28 at River Forks Boat Ramp on Lake Hartwell in Anderson County and from 10 a.m. to noon May 29 Gap Hill Landing on Lake Keowee in Pickens County.

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  19. Deputies warn of phone scam involving number appearing as sheriff's office on caller IDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... to talk about, but one Upstate family is opening up about the battle that claimed a 22-year-old woman's life. Pickens County deputies said three men have been charged in a burglary at the Southern Vinyl Siding manufacturing plant in Liberty. The ...

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  20. Why Ramadan is called Ramadan: 6 questions answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... to talk about, but one Upstate family is opening up about the battle that claimed a 22-year-old woman's life. Pickens County deputies said three men have been charged in a burglary at the Southern Vinyl Siding manufacturing plant in Liberty. Pickens ...

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