Crime Beat

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A woman called police to report a burglary in progress at her home on Hydrangea Street. She said she heard a loud bang at her front door but didn’t answer it because she was home alone; then she heard glass breaking downstairs and someone moving around. Police arrived and reported it didn’t appear anyone had gotten inside as the screen was still …

Wanted

Friday, November 21, 2014 11:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime Beat

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Harleyville man reported he was cutting a firebreak around property he and his father own on Main Street in Harleyville. The man said an adjacent neighbor came out of his house, approached the complainant, accused him of trespassing, and threatened to beat him up.

DCSO investigating shooting

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 12:10 p.m.

Dorchester County Sheriff’s Investigators are looking into a shooting that occurred near an Ashley Phosphate Road pizza restaurant Monday night.

Crime Beat

Friday, November 14, 2014 12:01 p.m.

A 37-year-old Ridgeville man told police he was walking through a parking lot on North Main Street when a silver SUV backed out of a parking space and hit him, running over his foot.

Three charged with kidnapping, armed robbery

Friday, November 14, 2014 10:01 a.m.

Three men have been charged with armed robbery and kidnapping after an incident in Doty Park that left a woman beaten and stashed in the trunk of her …

Wanted

Friday, November 14, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime beat

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Ladson man reported he returned to his home after a couple of days away to find that unknown subjects had broken in and stolen a number of items, including home electronics, DVDs, computers, and a tattoo gun worth a total of $12,350. In addition, the complainant discovered the subjects had backed up to his fence, removed a wire gate, and pried …

Crime Beat

Friday, November 7, 2014 12:01 p.m.

A Summerville woman told police that a car driving recklessly almost collided with her as she was attempting to park. She said the passenger got out and approached her and began shouting obscenities and tried to push the complainant’s door shut as the complainant was attempting to get out of her car, causing her leg to get stuck. The complainant …

Wanted

Friday, November 7, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Man charged with rape, accused of lying in wait

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 10:01 a.m.

A Summerville man has been arrested and charged with kidnapping, burglary and first-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with an incident …

Crime Beat

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Dorchester woman reported that someone called her and left a voice mail claiming to be with the federal government and advised her to call him back about “a serious matter.” The individual called him back and he told her he was a federal agent, provided a “badge number” and “case number” and told her she owed back taxes from 2008-2012.

Shots fired call leads to two arrests

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A call about shots fired led to two arrests.

Wanted

Friday, October 31, 2014 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime Beat

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A woman on Parniece Street said her bicycle was stolen from her driveway. She described it as a red Santa Fe beach-style cruiser with a child’s seat attached to the back and a small tear on the seat.

Crime beat

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville man reported that someone stole nearly $24,000 worth of heavy equipment from where it was parked in The Ponds subdivision. Missing items include a 20 foot trailer, cement mixer, mortar box, and skid steer.

DCSO investigating chase, shots fired

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.

Just who was shooting at a North Charleston teen and why are questions the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office wants answered.

DCSO looking into allegations of elder abuse

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 10:01 a.m.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is looking into whether a Summerville woman physically abused her elderly grandfather and stole thousands of dollars from him while he was in her care.

Summerville man gets life sentence for bank robbery

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:19 p.m.

It took about 30 minutes for Tyrone Darius Ellison to find out where he was going to be spending the rest of his life.

Wanted

Friday, October 24, 2014 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime beat

Friday, October 24, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A loss prevention officer at a large retailer on North Main Street reported a white male placed a Dell laptop valued at $450 down his pants and left the store.

Crime beat

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A deputy responded to Old Fort Fire Department on Hwy 78 in reference to an individual who had come to the station to report a spider bite. The complainant told the deputy that a spider had bitten him on the buttocks so he went to a neighbor’s house to ask for an antibiotic. The complainant said his neighbor did not have any antibiotic, but …

Wanted

Friday, October 17, 2014 11:10 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime beat

Friday, October 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Wildlife call

Crime beat

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Missing guns

Wanted

Friday, October 10, 2014 10:20 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

Crime beat

Friday, October 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Strong Arm Robbery

Crime beat

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Car jacking

Armed robbery ends date

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 12:30 p.m.

A Summerville man has been charged with pulling a gun and robbing a woman with whom he’d just gone on a first date.

Crime Beat

Friday, October 3, 2014 9:22 a.m.

Timed thievery

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