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Saturday Night RH Bar Brawl

A York County Sheriff’s report says that Deputies saw as many as 100 people brawling in the parking lot of a Rock Hill night club early Saturday around 1:30 a.m. at a nightclub on Riverview Road, deputies responded after reports that a fight inside the club had moved out to the parking lot. Deputies estimated […]

Rock Hill Overnight Robbery

Two arrests were made in Chester County of two suspects who robbed the Kangaroo Gas Station located at 2541 N. Cherry Rd. in Rock Hill last night. According to a report released by the Rock Hill City Police Department, two subjects were arrested in Chester County after being followed by a citizen who realized what […]

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Prisons agency seeks to reduce contraband

South Carolina’s prisons agency wants to install netting along the fences that surround its high- and medium-security prisons to prevent people from tossing over cellphones and other contraband. The State Fiscal Accountability Authority on Tuesday approved the project’s design phase, expected to cost $113,400. The netting is a low-cost way of stopping the flow of […]

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Lancaster Man Sentenced

Carmen Martinez Mendez, 51of Lancaster was sentenced to 15 years in prison late Monday after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter in a 2014 stabbing death, according to prosecutors and jail records.Mendez had been charged with murder since his arrest shortly after Cesar Solis-Vasquez, 32, died when the two men were fighting in September 2014. Police […]

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Rock Hill Homicide Arrest

Rock Hill Police announced an arrest in a December homicide. Last night Dwayne Fitzgerald Sims, Sr. 52 years old of Rock Hill was arrested and charged in the December 2nd Shooting Death of Jerry Howard in the 1100 Block of Amelia Avenue. The arrest was made after weeks of investigation by the detective division. Sims […]

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Two Dead, One Wounded in Overnight Rock Hill Shooting

A Rock Hill Shooting last night has left two men dead and one others injured. Rock Hill Police Officers were dispatched to the 600 block of Blake St. in the City for a reported shooting incident. Upon arrival officers along with EMS and Fire found two victims on Blake Street. One of the victims, was […]

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Former Lancaster Co. animal shelter director facing charges

The former director of the Lancaster County Animal Shelter was charged Friday with breach of trust, according to an arrest warrant that alleges she admitted to using shelter funds to purchase meals and pay personal bills. Shandrieka Michelle Everall, 38, was charged this week following an investigation by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED), […]

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