Charleston

Woman Killed in Mall Parking lot

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) _ Authorities say a man shot a woman to death in the parking lot of a shopping mall in South Carolina. Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis said the man and woman argued just before the shooting around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Citadel Mall. Francis said in a statement the man drove away and it appears he…

Man killed at ChuckECheese, may have been targeted police say

CHARLESTON S.C. (AP)-  A father is dead after  being gunned down outside of a Chuck E Cheese. Father gunned down in front of children at ChuckEcheese According to authorities, the victim was leaving the building with his children, then shot several times. Lieutenant Command Duty Officer Patrick McLaughlin says he died at the scene. Charleston County deputy coroner Michelle Gonzalez…

Police: Charleston Suspect Shot Co-Worker, Held One Hostage at Restaurant

CHARLESTON, S.C (WCIV) (AP) – Authorities are now saying that only one person was taken hostage by a fired dishwasher who fatally shot a co-worker in a Charleston, South Carolina, restaurant. Charleston Police spokesman Jack O’Toole said in a news release that the hostage was rescued safely Thursday afternoon from Virginia’s restaurant in downtown Charleston.  Mayor John Tecklenburg stood before…