Lexington County Sheriff’s Department

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…

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…