Author: Alexis Frazier

Columbia Police Investigating Deadly Shooting on Bailey Street

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)- Columbia Police are on scene of a shooting that left one man dead Saturday night. The incident happened at th 7700 block of Bailey Street. According to the departments Twitter account the victim was dead when officers arrived. Police are questioning people regarding the shooting. Information is limited info at this time. Anyone with information on this shooting…

Sumter Man’s Body Found With Multiple Gunshot Wounds

SUMTER,SC (WOLO)- The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man’s body was found Saturday morning. Deputies found Jarvis Omar Rush,34, on East Newberry Avenue about 10:30 a.m. with multiple gunshot wounds. Investigators said the shooting appeared to have taken place several hours before the body was discovered. An autopsy is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Monday in Newberry. Anyone…

Police: Drunk Man Arrested in Five Points accused of Disorderly Conduct, Vandalizes Own Car

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)- A drunk man was arrested Saturday morning after vandalizing his own car and causing a scene in Five Points, say police. Michael David Anastasion,42, has been arrested and charged with Public Disorderly Conduct. An officer said Anastasion appeared to be “grossly intoxicated” and unsteady on his feet when responding to 707 Harden Street just before 1:30am for…

Councilman’s Proposal Could Close Columbia Bars at 2AM

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)- Your favorite bar could close earlier if one city councilman’s proposal passes. Councilman Howard Duvall’s proposed ordinance could eliminate the city’s extended hours permit which allows some bars to stay open well past 2 a.m. Some residents argued at the city council meeting Tuesday night that the late night hours gives them a place to go when…

Dominion Energy VP Explains What The Merger With SCANA Means For Customers

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)- SCE&G customers who have shelled out billions of dollars for a failed nuclear construction project could soon get a payback. Dominion Energy recently announced a merger with SCANA and said refunds are expected to come. Dominion Energy’s Vice President and General Counsel, Carlos Brown, said they think they have a solution for shareholders and customers in the…

RCSD Investigating Double Homicide

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WOLO)- Richland County deputies are investigating a shooting that left two men dead and sent one to the hospital Sunday night. Deputies arrived on scene of a shots fired call at 8:40pm on the 100 block of Sutton Way. Coroner Gary Watts pronounced two male victims dead at the scene of the double homicide,  the third person…

Columbia Police Investigating Water Street Shooting

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)- Columbia police are looking for the suspect(s) who shot at a woman while she was driving on Monday night. Officers believe that the suspect(s) fired multiple shots at a 22-year-old female who was driving along the 4000 block of Water Street shortly before 9:00 p.m. The victim was not injured and was able to drive to North Main…

Deputies Looking For 3 Men Who Broke Into a Piggly Wiggly in Sumter

1/3Source: Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3Source:Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3Source” Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Piggly Wiggly Suspect Show Caption Hide Caption SUMTER,SC (WOLO)- Deputies in Sumter are looking for three men who broke into a Piggly Wiggly on Saturday. Investigators say at 2:50pm the men used sledge hammers and crow bars to…

Deputies Investigate 3 Shootings in Richland Co.

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WOLO)-Three people were shot in three different shooting incidents in Richland County over the weekend. At 5:00pm someone flagged down a deputy about an active shooting on the 6000 block of Monticello Road. Deputies say they responded and detained the two suspects who were described to them by witnesses. The victim arrived at Palmetto Health Richland with…

Man Killed in Condo Fire Identified

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)- Richland County Coroner, Gary Watts, has identified the man who died in an early morning house fire on Saturday. Harold Morse,70, died at the scene. Watts said an autopsy indicated that the cause of death was due to smoke inhalation due to the fire. The Forest Acres Police Department and the Columbia Fire Department are investigating the incident….