Lexington County Sheriff’s Department

Two teens arrested in high school break-in

Courtesy: Lexington County Sheriff’s Department COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department says they arrested 18-year-old Tyler Coon and 19-year-old Jason Corder in connection with a break-in at Gilbert High School last month. Authorities say that on September 4, the Gilbert High School athletic department reported a missing banner, prompting officials to look at security camera footage. According to…

SLED investigating shooting of Lexington County Deputy

LEXINGTON COUNTY,  SC ( WOLO)– The S.C. Law Enforcement Division says it is investigating the incident Saturday  where a deputy from the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department was shot, while responding to a domestic violence call. Image courtesy Lexington County sheriff’s Department Following the shooting,  Deputies say a man barricaded himself in the home for hours in the Manchester Park subdivision….

Update: man barricaded in home after Lexington Co. Deputy shot taken into custody

LEXINGTON COUNTY,  SC (WOLO)– Lexington County Deputies say a man who had been barricaded inside his home since Saturday afternoon was taken into custody early Sunday morning. Image courtesy Lexington County sheriff’s Department The incident began Saturday afternoon. Lexington County deputies say the incident started after they received a domestic disturbance call. Deputies say a woman inside the house left…

Lexington County Deputy shot, barricaded man in subdivision, say Deputies

LEXINGTON COUNTY,  SC (WOLO)– Lexington County Deputies were are on scene Saturday in a Lexington County neighborhood after a Deputy was shot. According to the Sheriff’s Department,  One deputy transported was to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the upper body. The injury is not life-threatening. He was expected to be treated and released. Image courtesy Lexington County sheriff’s…

Lexington County Deputies arrest man accused of sexually assaulting child at gathering

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WOLO)–Lexington County Deputies say a Gilbert man is behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting a female child at a gathering.  Deputies say 24 year old Jose Perez, is charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor and kidnapping, according to arrest warrants.  According to Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon , “Based on information gathered during their investigation,…

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…