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Rock Hill Police Searching For Attempted Murder Suspect

Tuesday evening Rock Hill Police Officers responded to an apartment on Kevin Lane, in reference to a shooting with a female victim. Officers conducted a sweep of the residence to ensure no one was injured inside. During the sweep, officers observed blood in the living room to the apartment and what appeared to be hair […]

Shots Fired In Rock Hill Neighborhood & Attempted Break In At Gun Range In Newport

York County law enforcement have had a busy 24 hour period beginning last night at around 9:45 when shots were fired in the vicinity of Midvale Avenue and Sylvia Circle between two vehicles. According to Lt. Michael Chavis of the Rock Hill City Police Department, two guns were confiscated and an arrest was made. Rock […]

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WRHI Named Media Of The Year By Crime Stoppers Southeast

The York County Sheriff’s office presented WRHI with the Media Of The Year award from Crime Stoppers Southeast during the Wednesday edition of WRHI’s Palmetto Mornings.  The award was given to WRHI for the “Wanted Wednesday” program done in conjunction with the York County Sherriff’s office.  Specifically, the September 5th show, which led to the […]

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Lancaster County Places School On Lockdown A 2nd Consecutive Day

For a second time in two consecutive days, shots were fired in the vicinity of a Lancaster County school. The Friday morning incident was near Erwin Elementary School. On Thursday morning, shots were fired on Fork Hill Road causing several Lancaster County schools to lock down. Andrew Jackson Middle School, Andrew Jackson High School and […]

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AUDIO: Arrest Made in Rock Hill Sexual Assault Case

Detectives with the Rock Hill Police Department have made an arrest and have charged a 16 year old from Rock Hill with the Assault/Robbery/and Grand Larceny of a 21 year victim Friday morning near Alumni Drive. The suspect is 16 years of age and legally a juvenile in the State of South Carolina. But in […]

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AUDIO: Rock Hill Shooting Victims Identified

Deputies with the York County Sheriff’s office have identified five of the six victims in yesterday’s multiple shootings in Rock Hill. Marques Quantez Heath is accused of killing one woman and shooting two others Tuesday and also beat two men with a hammer, police say. Bethany Farrar, who was shot in the chest and is […]

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Marques Heath Apprehended

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have apprehended Marques Heath, who was wanted in connection with a morning shooting in Rock Hill that left one dead and two others injured.  Heath had been on the run since the shooting off of Leach Road and Farlow Road earlier today.  The ensuing manhunt caused multiple lockdowns at many area schools.  The York […]

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