Author: Kimberlei Davis

Midlands man being sought in death of Orangeburg man

Michael Jerome Allen ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WOLO) – Orangeburg County authorities are searching for a Columbia man in connection with the death of a man earlier this month. The Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office detectives obtained a warrant Monday on murder charges for Michael Jerome Allen, 21, of Tavineer Drive, concerning the stabbing death of the 58-year-old victim. The man’s body was…

Driver, 19, accused of leaving scene after striking victim with SUV

Charles Jason/ASGDC COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – A man is behind bars charged with hit and run with personal injury following an incident just after 11 p.m. Friday on Greene Street. Following an investigation, Columbia Police say they were able to determine that Charles Jason was traveling westbound in a 2007 Chevy Tahoe when he struck a 21-year-old male who was reportedly…

Celebration of Life Services for Chief Justice Ernest A. Finney, Jr. held at Claflin

Funeral services underway for Judge Ernest A. Finney, Jr. Click here to watch the celebration of life services for Judge Ernest A. Finney, Jr. at 10 a.m. at the Elmore Chapel at Claflin University in Orangeburg. By JEFFREY COLLINS. AP COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Ernest Finney, South Carolina’s first African-American chief justice, died Sunday. He was 86. South Carolina Deputy Supreme Court Clerk…

Murder suspect captured after car, foot chase

1/2Jashawn Livingston Jashawn Livingston Courtesy: RCSD/Twitter Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Courtesy: RCSD/Twitter Show Caption Hide Caption RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Law enforcement officers were actively searching for a murder suspect along South Harden and Burney Street, that search has now ended. The Richland County Sheriff’s Department issued a statement on Twitter saying the suspect, described as a light…