Richland County Sheriff’s Department

Richland Co. arrest a man accused of exploitation of a minor

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — A Richland County man has been arrested on child pornography charges. Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department say 41-year-old David Vanalstyne is charged with four counts of exploitation of a minor. Investigators say with the help of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force  they were able to make the arrest. Authorities say Vanalstyne could…

ABC Columbia speaks with Deputy involved in A&E ‘Live PD’ Chase

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Three shoplifting suspects were arrested Saturday, after Richland County Deputies say a chase ended in a violent crash. That crash also sent a deputy to the hospital. The incident unfolded during an episode of A&E’s ‘Live PD’ over the weekend. Camera’s captured the dramatic crash that ended the deputies pursuit. ABC Columbia’s Alexis Frazier reports. Categories: Digital Exclusives…