Orangeburg County Sheriff

Brothers arrested, accused of attempted murder, armed robbery

Authorities say the incident took place at an Orangeburg convenience store in broad daylight

Image: OCSO (left: Ira Fanning/Right: James Driggers) Orangeburg,SC  (WOLO) —- Two suspects have been arrested after Orangeburg authorities say the two were involved in an armed robbery last month where the clerk of the store was shot. Officials say 28 year old James Driggers and his half brother, 19 year old Ira Fanning have been charged with armed robbery and…

VIDEO: Fmr. Orangeburg Co. Deputy Facing Misconduct in Office Charges

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – An attorney says a former South Carolina deputy has been charged with forcing a woman to perform a sex act after he threatened to arrest her boyfriend. A spokesman for attorney Justin Bamberg says Dereck Johnson was charged Wednesday with felony misconduct in office. It wasn’t immediately known if Johnson had an attorney. Categories: Local News,…

Citizen Complaints Lands Cross Man in Jail on Drug Charges

CROSS, S.C. (WOLO) — A Cross man arrested last week on a drug-related charge was a direct response to community complaints of drug activity, officials say. Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said several complaints had been made of suspected drug activity going on at a location just east of Eutawville. “This is our response to the complaints, one arrested and…