Richland County Sheriff’s Department

Trio Sought by RCSD for Shoplifting

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a trio accused of shoplifting. Crystal Anderson, 28, Joshua Campbell, 23, and Rondell Nathan, 24, allegedly stole at least $4,000 worth of lawn equipment from both the Two Notch Road and Killian Road Walmart’s over the course of several days. On June 4, the trio stole four weed eaters…

Employee Arrested, Accused of Making Bomb Threats

Teyanna Johnson (ASGDC) RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A 20-year-old Richland County woman is behind bars after she allegedly made bomb threats at the business where she was working as a temporary employee. Teyanna Johnson was arrested Tuesday at the Computer Science Corporation located on Wilson Boulevard and is charged with making a bomb threat or conveying false information about…

Deputies: Man Shoots Son To Prevent Him From Burning House

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Richland County sheriff’s deputies say a man shot and wounded his son to prevent him from burning himself and a home in Columbia. 31-year-old Felton Wayne Swindler allegedly doused himself with gasoline and tried to set himself and the house on fire Tuesday morning. Sheriff’s spokeswoman Brittany Scott says Swindler’s father shot him to prevent the…

Suspect Wanted in Waffle House Armed Robbery

Timothy Napoleon RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed an employee at the Bluff Road Waffle House at gunpoint. 21-year-old Timothy Napoleon is accused of going to the eatery on May 30, where he then demanded money from the victim and fled with $300. Officials say no one…

Robbery Suspect Allegedly Attacks Victim, Steals Cash and XBox

RICHLAND COUNTY,  S.C. (WOLO) – An evening of playing video games turned violent Thursday evening, police say. Authorities with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department say deputies responded to Highgate Circle around 11 p.m. where a victim suffering from non life-threatening injuries. The suspect was allegedly playing XBOX with the victim before attacking the victim, stealing cash and the game system. The victim…

Man, 45, Accused of Stealing Flat Screen TV

John Richmond RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A 45-year-old man is wanted by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department for allegedly breaking into a locked shed, stealing a flat screen television. On Thursday, June 2, John Richmond went to 5 Sherry Court a gained entry to victim’s shed by breaking the front window causing approximately $160 in damages to the property, authorities say….

80-Year-Old Woman Scammed Out of $10K in ‘Pigeon Drop’ Con

Provided RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A 80-year-old victim was scammed of $10,000 last month, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. On June 23, the suspects initially approached the victim at Two Notch Road Walmart and convinced the victim to take them to her bank to withdraw the cash, authorities say. The suspects went with the victim to the National…

Police: Trio Arrested After Tip Leads Authorities to Crime In Progress

1/3Ronnie Davis Ronnie Davis Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3Lamar Langley Lamar Langley Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3Jeremy Mickle Jeremy Mickle Show Caption Hide Caption RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A concerned citizen’s tip lead authorities to a Warner Drive business were a trio was allegedly trying to steal a trailer. Lamar Langley, 33 , Jeremy Mickle, 35 , and Ronnie Davis, 34,…

Wanted Suspect Accused of Stealing Weed Eater, Lawn Mower

David Lee Wiliams/Provided RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a 45-year-old suspect wanted in connection with a burglary that occurred last month. David Williams went to a home in the 200 block of Acie Avenue in Hopkins at 1 a.m. on Wednesday, June 8,  where he allegedly gained entry into the…

Employee Accused of Spending $30K In Company Funds for Personal Use

Valoree Corbett RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A woman is behind bars for allegedly using her employers credit card racking up $30,000 in personal purchases. 55-year-old Valoree Corbett is charged with breach of trust following her arrest at her home on June 4. Authorities say Richland County Sheriff’s Department investigators were notified by Air Advance Heating and Air Conditioning that Corbett, the company’s…