Lexington County Sheriff’s Department

LCSD: Two Deputies injured in shooting at Lexington County Apt. Complex

LEXINGTON, SC ( WOLO)– Two deputies have been injured after an exchange of gunfire with a man in Woodland Village apartments, say Lexington County Deputies. According to officials, all three people were transported with gunshot wounds Sunday. Deputies say they were responding to a domestic call at a Cottonwood Lane unit.   Per policy, SLED is investigating the shooting incident, say…

Lexington Deputies: man steals $8,400 worth of crab legs

Image courtesy Lexington Co Sheriff’s Dept LEXINGTON., CO SC (WOLO)– Lexington County Deputies say a man tied up a security guard at a food distributor, stole his key card, broke into a warehouse and stole two pallets of frozen crab legs worth about $8,400.  Deputies say 28 year old Johnathan Dewayne Dorsey, is charged with armed robbery, second-degree burglary and…

Live on scene: 3 dead after shooting at apartment, Lexington Deputies investigate

LEXINGTON, CO. (SC) WOLO–Lexington County Deputies are investigating after three people were fatally shot Tuesday afternoon at a Midlands apartment complex. Alexis Frazier reports live with an update. Deputies say it happened off Butternut Lane at an apartment in Woodland Village. Investigators say two men were fatally shot and another man was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound,…

Developing: Lexington Deputies say three people fatally shot at apartment

Breaking: Lexington County Deputies on scene investigating shooting, Deputies say at least 3 people shot

Image Courtesy LCSD Twitter – LEXINGTON CO, SC (WOLO)–Lexington County Deputies are on the scene at a Midlands apartment complex where they say three people were fatally shot. Deputies say it happened off Butternut Lane at an apartment in Woodland Village. Investigators say two men were fatally shot and another taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound where he…

Bond denied for former Lexington Co. teacher accused of sexual misconduct

Hianlucas Isturiz Rodriguez was extradited from Ecuador two years after charges were brought against him

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) –On Friday, a Lexington County judge denied bond for a former Red Bank Elementary School teacher accused of engaging in sexual battery with a student on school grounds. Hianlucas Isturiz Rodriguez, who taught in the school’s Spanish language immersion program, has been charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor. ABC Columbia spoke…

Coroner: multiple sharp force injuries to chest of grandmother murdered in Lexington County

LEXINGTON, SC (WOLO)– The Lexington County Coroner has released the findings of an autopsy on 77 year old Elaine Hall. The coroner says Hall was the victim of a homicide that occurred in her home on Neely Wingard Road. According to Coroner Margaret Fisher, the autopsy, completed on June 7, 2019, found that the cause of Ms. Hall’s death was…

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…

Deputies: Meth, cash, guns seized after traffic stop

Image courtesy Lexington County sheriff’s office LEXINGTON, SC (WOLO)– Lexington County deputies say a man and woman are in custody,  accused of having meth, guns and thousands of dollars during a traffic stop and search of a home. According to Deputies, Kelly Ann Jordan, 33, is charged with trafficking meth and possessing a weapon during a violent crime. Clifford Lee…