Lexington County Sheriff’s Department

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…

Update: Suspect accused of firing into car with children on 1-26 Denied Bond

LEXINGTON, SC (WOLO)–Lexington County Deputies say the suspect accused of firing shots from a motorcycle on Interstate 26, into a car with children, has been denied bond. Lexington County Deputies say 36-year-old Anthony Fanning was arrested Tuesday morning. Fanning faces six counts of attempted murder in connection with the shooting. Investigators say six people, including children were in the car…