Author: ABC Team

Florence sheriff’s law enforcement certification suspended

Florence Co., S.C. (WPDE)–Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone’s law enforcement certification has been suspended as of Monday. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Training Council voted on the suspension Monday. They say at this time, he can no longer execute or perform any law enforcement duties or activities. Last month, the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association removed Boone from its association. Boone…

Woman accused in 11 month old daughter’s death to appear in court

Chesterfield Co., (WPDE)–Breanna Lewis is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Chesterfield County Courthouse in connection with homicide by child abuse in the death of her 11-month-old daughter last May in Chesterfield County, according to 4th Circuit Deputy Solicitor Kernard E. Redmond. Redmond can’t release the specifics of a hearing due to a gag order…

Man seen urinating on memorial of boy who died from cancer

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (ABC 6) – Police in South Jersey are investigating after video shows a man urinating on a memorial for a boy who died from cancer back in 2012. Video obtained by Action News shows the incident, which is now the subject of a police investigation. Mark Clopp, the father of Christian Clopp, tells Action News he was…

Transgender woman brutally attacked on video last month fatally shot in Dallas

By Karma Allen ABC News – A transgender woman seen brutally attacked in a widely circulated video last month was shot to death in Dallas over the weekend. Muhlaysia Booker, 23, was found “lying face down” on a Dallas road early Saturday morning, police said, adding to a fast-growing number of homicides involving people who identify as transgender. Officers with…

Former Columbia police chief arrested in Florence County

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO/WPDE) – Deputies arrested a former Columbia Police Chief at a motel in Florence County Saturday. Randall Gershom Scott, 50, was taken into custody Saturday afternoon at a motel on Cale Yarborough Highway near Timmonsville, according to an official with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office. According to a news release issued Saturday, deputies with the Florence County…