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Crime beat

Friday, April 10, 2015 10:01 a.m.

An employee of a gas station on Boone Hill Road called police to report a man had come in and said, “Give me $100.” When she told him she didn’t have $100, he said, “Well then, give me $50,” the woman told police. She again told the man she didn’t have money, which appeared to confuse him. He walked out, …

Crime beat

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A man told deputies his .9mm Ruger pistol was stolen from his residence on Highwoods Plantation Avenue in Summerville while he was at work on March 31, according to a Sheriff’s Office report. The gun was loaded with a full magazine, he told deputies, and he believed his daughter may have taken it since she has a history of stealing from him. …

DUI arrest follows incident in store parking lot

Friday, April 3, 2015 7:01 a.m.

Witnesses told police that a local businessman struck another car – and nearly struck a pedestrian – before he was arrested for drunken …

Wanted

Friday, April 3, 2015 10:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Friday, April 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

• A resident of Sumter Avenue reported that someone broke into both of his unlocked vehicles about 2 a.m. March 17. He reported a box of syringes and a laser tape measure missing. He said he found his air compressor, which had been in a secured room in the carport, sitting in the driveway and believes the thief dropped it when the …

Crime beat

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A man told deputies his wife fired a .38 revolver at two of the tires on his van parked at their home on Cady Drive in Summerville on March 25, according to a Sheriff’s Office report. Deputies said they arrested the woman, who told them she was too drunk to remember where she had put the gun when they asked for it. She was charged with …

Wanted

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A worker reported that sometime between the evening of Thursday, March 12 and the next morning, someone broke into a home under construction on Coosawatchie Street in the Lakes of Summerville and stole the range. The other appliances were in the home at that time. The following Monday, it was discovered that the refrigerator, washer and dryer were …

Crime beat

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A detective responded to a Ridgeville residence to inform a 24-year-old man of the proper use of 911.

Teens charged after gas station robbery

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 4:37 p.m.

A 17-year-old and two juveniles are facing multiple felony charges after investigators say they went on a small crime spree in January.

Wanted

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Friday, March 20, 2015 10:01 a.m.

A Summerville man reported that someone called him claiming to be his grandson and said he’d been arrested and needed money. The man purchased 11 “Reloaded” gift cards at $500 each, scratched off the backs and gave the caller the card activation numbers. Later, he became suspicious and called his grandson, who said he had not …

Benches meant for trail stolen

Thursday, March 19, 2015 10:01 p.m.

Someone has a couple of nice benches to enjoy the springtime weather – but not the people who were meant to enjoy them.

Crime beat

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Zion Road resident told deputies his truck was broken into at his house and several items stolen, including a .45-caliber Springfield stainless steel pistol, a report said. The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. on March 10. Additional stolen items were a black tool bag filled with various tools and a cordless drill.

Wanted

Friday, March 13, 2015 9:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Friday, March 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Police responded to a fast-food restaurant on N. Main Street for reports of a physical altercation between employees. One employee said the second accused her of doing her work too slowly and pushed her, then kicked down the door of the manager’s office after the manager separated them and assaulted her. The employee in question told police …

Crime beat

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Deputies arrested a Summerville man on March 2 for a weapons violation. A report said Anthony Sterling Wright, 23, of 706 Beauregard Road, was charged with unlawful carrying of a firearm after possessing a Glock .357 outside the Torres Superette convenience store on Owens Drive. A store employee and a customer each called 911, the report said, …

Man arrested on 2006 robbery charges

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:29 a.m.

A man wanted for a 2006 armed robbery at a pizza place on Trolley Road has been arrested.

Man charged in sex assault of child

Friday, March 6, 2015 9:01 a.m.

A Summerville man has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under the age of 11.

Crime beat

Friday, March 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Deputies said someone broke into the 0’Reilly Auto Parts on Bacons Bridge Road in Summerville on Saturday. The incident occurred just before 2 a.m. and resulted in damage to the facility after the culprit pried open one of the store’s metal walls to get to a safe, a report stated. An employee told deputies the business maintains no …

Wanted

Friday, March 6, 2015 12:01 p.m.

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

100 grams of marijuana seized in St. George

Thursday, March 5, 2015 3:43 p.m.

Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office investigators seized more than a pound of marijuana and arrested an Ohio man Saturday during an I-95 …

Crime beat

Friday, February 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

• A Summerville woman reported she had received a check in someone else’s name from a bank with a letter referencing her 2014 tax return. Since she had not yet filed her return, she went to her credit union, which informed her the check was real but advised her to file a police report. Police found that someone else had filed a tax …

Wanted

Friday, February 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville resident told deputies that someone broke into his shed at his home on U.S. 17A South near Central Avenue and took an old .22 rifle, a deep freezer, a deep cooker/fryer combo and a knife grinder. The thieves left a crowbar behind.

Crime beat

Friday, February 20, 2015 10:01 a.m.

A woman reported she had parked her car in the YMCA parking lot on West Doty Avenue and went inside to work out. When she returned an hour later she discovered the front passenger window busted in and her purse stolen from the front seat.

Cry for help leads to unusual discovery

Friday, February 20, 2015 12:01 p.m.

A Ridgeville man presumably under the influence caused a ruckus at the North Main Market shopping center Feb. 12 when he insisted he’d been shot, despite evidence to the contrary.

Wanted

Friday, February 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville man told deputies that someone stole his convertible Ford Mustang from his Tandil Court driveway. He said the keys had been left in the car by accident and the doors were unlocked.

Wanted

Friday, February 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

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

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