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Police: 16-year-old killed overnight in Chester’s first homicide of 2014

Police in Chester are trying to figure out who shot and killed a teenage boy and left him along a major street. Officers told WRHI’s news partner Channel 9 that the young man was 16 years old and so far they don’t have a suspect. The shooting happened along Pinckney St. just before 11 p.m. […]

Hunter’s discovery leads officers to Rock Hill pot farm

A hunter’s surprising find Tuesday night led York County’s Multijurisdictional Drug Enforcement Unit to more than 100 marijuana plants growing on a farm on the eastern side of Rock Hill. Officers were called to Celriver Road Tuesday after a hunter said he stumbled upon a pot farm. A subsequent investigation Tuesday from the air led […]

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Rock Hill man receives life sentence in killing of wife, granddaughter

Even the prosecutor had to stop and collect his emotions while explaining the details of a pair of murders he called “ghastly.” Ronald Gregory, 68, didn’t apologize, show emotion, or say much at all Monday while entering a plea to killing his wife and granddaughter. Gregory refused a lawyer and defended himself, pleading guilty but […]

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Ex-Lancaster Sheriff Cauthen charged with slingshotting neighbors’ property

Former Lancaster County Sheriff Johnny Cauthen turned himself in to Rock Hill Police detectives today on two charges of damaging property. Cauthen, 58, is charged in connection with two June incidents where his neighbors said he shot several pieces of “slingshot ammo” at his neighbors’ property. In one June 6, 2014 police report, one of […]

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Rock Hill murder suspect turns himself in

Rock Hill murder suspect Donquavious Davis surrendered to authorities at the Moss Justice Center Tuesday. His bond was denied Wednesday morning. Davis, 19, is charged in the June 29 shooting death of Santorio McCoy outside a home on Baker Street Extension in Rock Hill. Friends of McCoy said the shooting occurred because of a woman. […]

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Video: Lancaster Co. deputies investigate Indian Land purse snatchings

Lancaster County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for several suspects believed to be responsible for a string of parking lot robberies in Indian Land. Three incidents — all in the same night — resulted in the theft of three purses from women walking into various stores in the Indian Land the night of May 19. The […]

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York home invasion victim charged with attempted murder

One of the victims of an early morning home invasion in York’s Forest Brook Apartments is now behind bars facing an attempted murder charge while a city police officer recovers from wounds sustained responding to the incident. Around 5:30 a.m. Friday, police Chief Andy Robinson said officers were called to the apartment complex near West […]

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