Arrest

SLED arrests officer accused of misconduct in office

Warrants accuse officer of soliciting sexual acts in exchange dismissing charges

Columbia,SC (WOLO) —-  The South Carolina Department of Law Enforcement Division (SLED), arrested a former officer who worked for the Bennettsville Police Department Friday. According to arrest warrants obtained by ABC Columbia News, 29 year old James Rondell Williams is accused of soliciting $100 dollars and sexual acts in exchange for dismissing two traffic citations he previously issued. The warrant…

RCSD arrest a man accused of four attempted murders

Image Courtesy: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center(Thomas Massengale) Richland, SC (WOLO) —-The Richland County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a suspect accused of four counts of attempted murder. According to officials, Wednesday morning they were called the 5500 block of Two Notch Road after receiving reports of shooting. 23 year old Thomas Ryan Massengale on four counts of attempted murder. Authorities say…

Lexington traffic stop uncovers drugs, a gun and thousands in cash

(Photo Courtesy: LCSD) Lexington, SC (WOLO) — A woman out of Columbia and a man from West Columbia have been arrested after authorities say they discovered a gun, a large amount of drugs including, more than 12 ounces of Meth and Heroin stashed in different locations inside the car, during a routine traffic stop. The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department says they…

Richland deputies arrest two teens accused of 47 car break ins

ABC Columbia/FILE Columbia, SC (WOLO) –Two teenagers are behind bars in connection with a string of car break ins in the Arbor at Windsor Lake Apartments where they have been charged for breaking into 47 different cars. The two teenagers were arrested Thursday morning, since then deputies have released the amount of cars they are accused of hitting in one…