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Summerville man sentenced to 10 years for CDV

Thursday, February 12, 2015 3:54 p.m.

Ralph Wayne Martin, 63, of Summerville was found guilty this week of criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature.

Crime beat

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

A 78-year-old man living on Givhans Road complained about his neighbor’s actions, but a sheriff’s deputy attempted to explain that the neighbor was within his rights. According to an incident report, the 78-year-old has been upset ever since his daughter sold some land to someone outside the family and has been unwilling to allow the …

Shop closure leaves consigners in the lurch

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 12:01 p.m.

At least three women have filed police reports against a local consignment shop, alleging it closed and the owner took their items with her.

Harleyville man arrested for attempted murder

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 10:01 a.m.

A 22-year-old Harleyville man is charged with attempted murder after a shooting at a “club” housed in a garage on Shady Grove Road …

Wanted

Friday, February 6, 2015 10:01 a.m.

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

Crime beat

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

• A Summerville woman told police her car was stolen after she left it running while she checked the mail. She said she’d driven to her apartment complex’s mailboxes on Bear Island Road about 6:50 p.m. Jan 28. She didn’t get a look at the driver, she said, but noted there was a bag of miscellaneous shoes in the back …

DUI charge brought after crash

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 12:01 p.m.

A 22-year-old Ridgeville woman was charged with felony DUI resulting in great bodily injury after a crash Jan. 19

Crime beat

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A garden center in Summerville reported that someone stole two thunderhead pine trees, valued at $150 each. The business owner said that two white males, one with a beard shaped like a square, had come to the business two days prior and asked for jobs. She said they became “overly excited” about the trees when they learned how much …

Wanted

Friday, January 30, 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, January 30, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Officers arrested two men after a report of a fight in progress at an East Doty Avenue bar led to two traffic stops. In the first traffic stop, two men in the car were apparently unconnected to the fight, though they had just left the bar in question. However, the driver was cited for drug paraphernalia and transportation of liquor with a broken …

Daytime burglaries investigated; police offer tips for protection

Thursday, January 29, 2015 1:46 p.m.

Summerville Police continue to investigate all leads as the town has been suffering a rash of daytime burglaries, spokesman Capt. Jon Rogers said.

Crime beat

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Reevesville man reported that someone stole three handguns from his pickup truck. The complainant said he parked and locked the vehicle on a property located on Nursery Road and left the area in another vehicle. When he returned several hours later, he said, he noticed three handguns missing from the vehicle.

Woman chases postal worker

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:12 p.m.

A North Charleston woman who said she was frustrated because of problems receiving her mail allegedly took matters into her own hands.

Wanted

Friday, January 23, 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, January 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Officers responded to a bar on East Doty Avenue about 1:30 a.m. Jan. 16 for a 911 call about a fight.

Man found wounded in Sangaree UPDATED

Thursday, January 22, 2015 1:13 p.m.

A man found unconscious and bleeding early Monday, Jan. 19, in the Sangaree area has been identified as 25-year-old Daniel Cristino Montalvo.

Crime beat

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 10:01 a.m.

Once again, it appears boiler room phone scammers are busy in Dorchester County.

DCSO probing possible kidnapping

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office investigators are trying to get to the bottom of a possible kidnapping incident that occurred earlier this month.

Crime beat

Friday, January 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A employee at the North Main Street Walmart reported that a 28-year-old man had stolen several items of clothing. According to the Summerville Police Department report, the suspected shoplifter told the officer he stole the clothes for a job interview. He was arrested.

Wanted

Friday, January 16, 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

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A Ravenel woman reported that someone stole several of her guns from a camper trailer located on her property. The trailer belongs to her son. The missing guns included a 9 mm automatic pistol, a snub nose pistol, a shotgun, and a set of brass knuckles worth altogether around $1,500.

Crime beat

Friday, January 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Police responded to a call that a white male had attempted to shoplift a BB gun and coffeemaker from the North Main Street Walmart. At one point in the report the coffeemaker is valued at $337 and the BB gun at $148, and at another point both items together appear to be valued at $337. Officers located the suspect at a nearby motel, where he was …

Crime beat

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A deputy responded to a call about a possible strong arm robbery at a fireworks stand on Ladson Road near Midlands Parkway. The deputy spoke to the individual working the stand, who stated that four black males wearing red bandanas and different masks – including a “Scream” ghost mask – approached him and demanded that he give them fireworks. He …

Wanted

Friday, January 2, 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 photos …

Crime beat

Friday, January 2, 2015 11:01 a.m.

A Summerville police officer responded to Summerville Medical Center for a report of a man with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the leg. The patient told the officer he had been driving from Walterboro to Summerville and needed to urinate, so he pulled over to the side of the road and, as he was getting out of his vehicle, grabbed his .32- …

Crime beat

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Ridgeville woman reported that she arrived at her workplace and noticed that a vehicle, a red Chevrolet Avalanche, was missing from the property. She said she knew the vehicle was having mechanical problems and allowed the owner to leave it there. As they had made arrangements to have it towed to a mechanic, she at first believed someone picked …

Crime beat

Friday, December 26, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Summerville Police responded to North Main Market in response to a man who said a car had driven past him and someone in the car pointed a red laser resembling a firearm at him. The man told police that when he confronted the driver, the driver said it wasn’t a gun and it was his cousin who likes to play pranks on people.

Wanted

Friday, December 26, 2014 10:01 a.m.

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

Charges dropped in Doty Park case

Thursday, December 25, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Charges have been dropped against three men accused in a robbery and kidnapping in Doty Park in October.

Crime beat

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A Summerville man reported that someone pried open the back door of his residence and stole a number of items, including electronics, clothing, and other items. In addition, the subject(s) stole a utility trailer from his backyard which contained tools, ladders, and other such items. The trailer belonged to a friend of the complainant.

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