Assault Rifle

New details on ambushed deputies at Carriage Oaks subdivision

At around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday August 3, deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department were met with gunfire after they responded to what turned out to be a false 9-1-1 call at the Carriage Oaks subdivision in Northeast Columbia.

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott held a press conference today to share new details on last week’s ambush.

Congressional Candidate Announces Assault Rifle Giveaway

A Florida Republican state senator is giving away a custom-built semi-automatic rifle in a campaign Facebook contest a week after a gunman killed 49 people in Orlando. Sen. Greg Evers, who is running for the 1st Congressional District seat, announced a “Homeland Defender Giveaway” contest to give residents of the district a chance to win a custom-built AR-15 semi-automatic rifle…