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Allendale County Man Arrested For Manslaughter

(WOLO) COLUMBIA S.C. An Allendale county man has been arrested Saturday and charged with one count of manslaughter. Authorities say Angus Ritter stabbed a man in the torso over the weekend which lead to his death. The investigation was conducted by S.L.E.D. at the request of the Allendale County Sheriff. Ritter has been booked at the Allendale County Detention Center….

Seneca Man Faces Attempted Murder Charges

(WOLO) COLUMBIA S.C. A 27 year old Seneca man has been arrested and charged with 2 counts of attempted murder. Authorities say Bradley Williams Struck his mother with a machete handle and tied an electrical cord around his fathers neck Thursday afternoon. Williams parents told investigators he became irate after his father criticized him for wasting food. Seneca police obtained…

Episopal Church Furture

(WOLO) COLUMBIA S.C. Bishop Mark Lawrence of the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina says the final split with the national Episcopal Church has brought clarity and allows the faithful to look to the future. The diocese left the national church last year in a dispute over doctrine including the ordination of gays. Lawrence says the diocese in the eastern part…

Seneca Murder Suicide

(WOLO)COLUMBIA S.C. A man and a woman were found dead outside their Seneca home. Authorities say 50 year old James Foxx Shot and killed his 58 year old girlfriend Gwendolyn Hiott. Hoitt bleed to death after being shot in the chest and neck. Fox then turned the gun on himself. Someone passing by the house after sunrise noticed the two…

Happy New Year!

From all of us at ABC Columbia, we wish you, your family, your friends, and all you love and care about a very prosperous and happy 2015! We look forward to continuing serving you LIVE from Main and Gervais!

Vista Shooting

This video is no longer available. (WOLO) COLUMBIA,S.C. Columbia police are still searching for suspects wanted in connection to a shooting that took place in the vista early Saturday morning. According to police, a couple says they were robbed at gunpoint by two men as they were getting into their car in a parking lot near the Blue Marlin. Authorities…

Cruise Ship Illness

(WOLO) COLUMBIA S.C. A cruise ship is being sanitized in Texas after more than 100 passengers became sick. The Crown Princess docked in Galveston on Saturday. Princess cruises say a norovirus is to blame and likely made it’s way on board with a passenger. The Norovirus is easily transmitted say health experts. The ship left Venice, Italy earlier this month…

Clemson Student Dead

(WOLO) COLUMBIA,S.C. Authorities say a 23 year old Clemson student has been shot and killed durning a robbery. This happened around 8:30 Saturday night. Investigators believe 3 masked men entered the home of Steven Grich through an unlocked back door. Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley says someone shot Steven Grinch and he died at the scene. Grich is a sophomore…

Woman Found Living With Dead Husband

(WOLO) COLUMBIA,S.C. A Flordia woman is accused of killing her husband and living with his dead body for weeks. James Peters was found in the laundry room and investigators said he had been dead for weeks. Sheree Peters admits to walking over him to get in and out of the house. Police were tipped of by Sheree’s family. They became…

Deadly Hit & Run

(WOLO) Columbia, S.C.–Lexington police need your help finding the driver of a dark sedan possibly a Cadillac with front end damage. Authorities say the car was driving the wrong way on highway 1 when it struck a pedestrian trying to cross the street . The car continued toward west Columbia. This happened around 6:08 pm on the corner of highway…