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    NEWS

    South Carolina Suspect Accused Of Shooting Woman In Front Of Home, Police Say

    A South Carolina man is taken into custody in connection to the fatal shooting of a woman in the front yard of a Charleston residence, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    MISSING

    Remains ID'ed As Teen Brittanee Drexel Who Went Missing A Decade Ago On A Spring Break Trip, Suspect Charged

    Officials in South Carolina confirmed remains found to be Brittanee Drexel who went missing from Myrtle Beach in 2009. A suspect has been charged with murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    One Man Dead, Two In Cuffs Following Fatal South Carolina Shooting

    Two men accused of shooting another man in Greenville, South Carolina have been arrested. They are charged with murder and criminal conspiracy.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    South Carolina Man Allegedly Shot To Death Woman Staying In Tennessee Cabin, Sheriff Says

    A man from South Carolina was arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman’s body was found in a Tennessee rental cabin, police announced last week.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Police Set To Give An Update Seemingly On Brittanee Drexel Case. Here Is What Is Known.

    Police are set to give an update on the search for Brittanee Drexel search. The news comes shortly after remains were found, and a suspect was arrested.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    MISSING

    FrontPageDetectives Exclusive: Remains Found In Hunt For Brittanee Drexel Who Went Missing On 2009 Spring Break Trip

    Sources confirmed remains have been found in the hunt for Brittanee Drexel who went missing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in 2009. A suspect is in jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    Did Police Just Make An Arrest In A Famous Brittanee Drexel Cold Case? Here's What We Know As Officials Stay Mum.

    Brittanee Drexel went missing from a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, hotel in 2009 and went missing. A person of interest in the cold case was just booked into jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    He Stumbled Out Of The Woods With Fatal Stab Wounds In Front Of Witnesses. Still, The Case Is Unsolved After More Than 25 Years.

    The stabbing death of a Columbia, South Carolina man remains unsolved more than 25 years later. Witnesses saw the man emerge from the woods with stab wounds.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    Felon Wanted To Get Money To Pay For His Daughter's Prom. But His Robbery Plan Ended In Murder.

    S.C. man sent to prison for murder for robbing a man and killing him during a struggle. A report said the murderer was trying to get money to pay for his daughter's prom.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    76-Year-Old Man Killed, His Daughter Injured In Shooting At South Carolina Home

    A man was killed and his daughter was hurt in a shooting at an S.C. home, police said. The suspect also had a gunshot wound and was taken to the hospital before jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    Sheriff: Cold Case Detectives Accuse Suspects Of Conspiring To Kill Man So He Couldn’t Testify In Robbery Case

    Two men are under arrest in connection to a nearly 7-year-old cold case shooting of a man in Greenville County, South Carolina, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He Was Confronted Over A Facebook Post. When The Man Turned Around, He Shot Him In The Back Of The Head.

    A dispute over a Facebook post turned deadly when a person was shot. The suspect then stood over the victim and shot him four more times, S.C. officials said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Disabled Teen Dies From Neglect, Home Covered In Feces, Maggots, Flies: SC Cops Say

    Two parents face charges in South Carolina after police say their disabled teen daughter died. Police also found flies and urine in the family's home.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    South Carolina Teenager Who Police Say Killed Two In Shootout Arrested: Report

    A South Carolina teenager is accused of killing two people during a shootout in Rock Hill. He allegedly shot two people and returned to the scene to shoot again.
    By David Wetzel
  • sc murders
    NEWS

    He murdered three relatives in South Carolina. But, a victim left a clue in blood before she died.

    A man in South Carolina murdered three relatives, including a child. One of the victims wrote a clue in blood before she died, officials said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Shooting at SC apartment complex leaves one dead, two arrested in connection to murder

    Two people have been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting at a South Carolina apartment complex, police said. One of the suspects fled to New Jersey.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    Brothers accused of 2013 cold case murder of South Carolina man following drug deal gone bad, sheriff says

    Two brothers have been arrested in connection to a cold case murder in South Carolina. The victim was found shot to death in 2013, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Elderly woman beaten to death in South Carolina home, suspect arrested more than a year later

    A man has been arrested in connection to the homicide of an elderly woman in South Carolina, police said. The suspect and victim lived in the same neighborhood.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Murder suspect attempted to disguise herself, elude capture after body found in shallow grave, detectives say

    A South Carolina woman accused of killing a man and burying his body in a shallow grave near a strip mall was denied bond at a recent hearing.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    SC cop accused of taking pot from suspect for she and boyfriend, helping him beat drug test

    A police officer in South Carolina is accused of taking marijuana for her own use and helping a boyfriend beat a drug test, investigators announced.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He evaded the police for 44 years after killing a woman from South Carolina. Now, he might walk free after 10 years.

    A man convicted of a cold-case murder in South Carolina was sentenced to life in prison. But, a legal technicality means he could be free after 10 years.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    South Carolina man killed 5th-grade teacher during break-in, cops say

    A South Carolina man has been arrested after he allegedly killed a 5th-grade teacher during a break-in. He has been charged with murder and other counts.
    By Mack Bush
  • owner of assisted living facilities arrested for neglecting residents stealing money from them
    NEWS

    Owner of assisted living facilities arrested for neglect to residents, stealing money: cops

    An owner of two assisted living facilities in South Carolina has been arrested after residents were neglected and had money stolen, police said.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Deadly shooting at SC nightclub leads to 2 arrest, 2 more men wanted, police say

    A deadly shooting at a South Carolina nightclub led to the arrest of two men in North Carolina, police said. Two more men are wanted in connection to the shooting.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    South Carolina man jailed on murder-related charges accused of second homicide after he writes letter: police

    A man in South Carolina already in custody as a suspect in a murder was charged with a second slaying after he recently wrote about it in a letter, an arrest warrant states.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    EVIDENCE LOCKER

    'Say whatever you want for heaven': Video show moments before victim murdered in S.C.

    A South Carolina jury convicted a defendant who recorded a Snapchat video of his victim before murdering him over a $200 debt, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • south carolina man shot at apartment complex two suspects arrested for murder
    NEWS

    South Carolina man shot in apartment complex, two suspects charged with murder: cops

    A South Carolina man was shot and killed in an apartment complex. Now, police say two suspects have been arrested and charged with murder in connection to his death.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    5-year-old killed in drive-by shooting in South Carolina, suspect arrested weeks later

    A 5-year-old boy was shot and killed during a drive-by shooting in South Carolina. The suspected shooter has been arrested in Georgia, police said
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    He broke in to an 89-year-old's home to rape and rob her. Hours later, he came back to kill her.

    A man who raped and robbed an elderly woman, then returned hours later to murder her, was sentenced to prison, prosecutors in South Carolina said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    4-year-old girl was kidnapped and murdered in 1986. Thirty-five years later, police arrested a suspect.

    A suspect has been taken into custody in connection to the 1986 abduction and murder of 4-year-old Jessica Gutierrez in South Carolina, officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He said he had 'devils living inside of him' as he took drugs. Hours later, his mom and grandma were murdered.

    A man in South Carolina took drugs and said he had the devil in him. Hours later, his mom and grandma were found murdered. The suspect will now head to prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • sc bar
    NEWS

    Duo arrested in connection to fatal shooting at SC bar on New Year's Eve, police said

    Two people have been arrested in connection to the fatal shooting at a South Carolina Bar on New Year's Eve, police said. The shooting happened after an argument.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man shot and killed a person he met on social media, police said. Then he burned the victim's car.

    A man in South Carolina is accused of shooting and killing a victim he met online. Police say the suspect and a woman then burned the victim's car.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • mail theft
    NEWS

    Santa letters not delivered: Duo stole mail from from nearly 2,000 victims, cops say

    Authorities said a man and woman ran around the Carolinas stealing mail and packages out of people's mailboxes. Officials said the pair had over 3,000 pieces.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Adult, three juveniles arrested in connection to deadly SC shooting

    A 19-year-old South Carolina man has been arrested on murder charges following a shooting that left a man dead. Three juveniles have also been charged in connection to the case.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    2 South Carolina men die in post-Thanksgiving crash due to ‘negligence and carelessness of one driver’: Police

    A South Carolina man allegedly driving under the influence was arrested after two children were hurt and two men died in a car crash, police say.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Pianist allegedly murdered veterinarian hospital worker. Police say it’s ‘unclear’ if they knew each other.

    A South Carolina pianist is accused of targeting a veterinary hospital working and killing her, authorities said. The suspect was charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Man who believed his girlfriend cheated murdered his romantic rival to fulfil ‘sick fantasy’: Prosecutor

    A jealous man who was “itching to kill someone” and gunned down a romantic rival almost two years ago has been convicted of murder, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Victim found dead in South Carolina yard, man accused of murder

    A South Carolina man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection to a shooting in Walhalla. Police say the shooting stemmed from a family dispute.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Military man serving in Germany accused of killing his grandparents in 2020 in South Carolina, officials say

    A South Carolina military serviceman serving overseas was arrested and accused of killing his grandparents on Father’s Day 2020. The suspect was arrested in Germany.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He lured two people with a business deal. What they didn't know was they were heading to their deaths.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of two people in South Carolina. Prosecutors say the suspect lured the victims with a business deal.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    71-year-old woman allegedly shot and killed a man during altercation in South Carolina

    A 71-year-old woman has been arrested after she allegedly shot and killed a man in SC. She has been charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
    By Mack Bush
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    MISSING

    A 13-year-old went to get a soda and never returned. The investigation included child sex rings and hog farms.

    Shery Marler went missing in 1984 Alabama as she went to get a soda. The investigation included a child-sex ring and a hog farm in South Carolina.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    'I’m bleeding pretty bad': Hear the 911 call Alex Murdaugh made moments after his alleged botched suicide

    South Carolina investigators released the 911 calls made by Alex Murdaugh moments after his alleged botched suicide. It's the latest update in the case that includes murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • weed teacher
    NEWS

    South Carolina elementary school brought weed snacks to class, cops say

    A South Carolina elementary school teacher is accused of having marijuana edibles in her classroom, which a student reportedly mistook for regular candy, police said.
    By Nate Homan
  • year old resident at assisted living home dies after assault man charged with murder
    NEWS

    79-year-old dies days after being assaulted at an assisted living home, suspect accused of murder

    A 79-year-old resident at an assisted living facility in South Carolina died days after he was attacked by a fellow resident, who now faces a murder allegation.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Alex Murdaugh charged in connection to stolen death settlement funds, police announce

    Alex Murdaugh, whose family has been involved in scandal and alleged crimes, was arrested in connection to stolen money. It's the latest update in the ongoing saga.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    'He lied to us': Alex Murdaugh's ex-firm blast the lawyer as they file suit over stolen funds

    Alex Murdaugh, who has been involved in scandals and had two family members murder, has been sued by his former law firm on allegations of stolen money.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • man shoots wife calls cops himself to report shooting
    NEWS

    80-year-old man said his wife bugged him about food, hit him with a broom. So he shot her, report says.

    A South Carolina man shot his wife and then proceeded to call the police himself to report the shooting, police said. Cops arrived and found the gun next to him.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    $4 million settlement reached over Murdaugh housekeeper death adding new layer to complex case in South Carolina

    A settlement has been reached over the death of the Murdaugh family housekeeper's death in South Carolina. It's the latest in the case that involves a double murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Drive-by shooting at South Carolina Waffle House leaves four injured, one dead, police say

    A drive-by shooting at a Waffle House in South Carolina left four people injured and one person dead. Police say they are investigating to find the shooter.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    She tried to fake her own kidnapping, but the gunfire that ensued ended up killing an 8-year-old boy

    A South Carolina woman arranged for her kidnapping, but a child was shot and killed during the botched attempt. She will now head to prison for decades.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • skull found in april is that of missing sc woman fiance charged with her murder
    NEWS

    Skull found in April is missing S.C. woman, fiancé accused of her murder

    A skull found in April was linked to a missing woman in South Carolina. Now, police say her fiancé has been arrested and charged with her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Amateur porn couple on probation for having sex in public is busted again...for having sex in public, SC cops say

    A couple who had sex in public places in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and uploaded it to porn websites, has been arrested again for public sex. They were on probation.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Dead Bodies in Low County Part 3: The Murdaugh family murder mystery offers plenty of twists and even more questions.

    There have been several deaths tied back to the powerful Murdaugh family in South Carolina. The two most recent include the murder of two family members.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Dead Bodies in Low County Part 2: The Murdaugh family murder mystery offers plenty of twists and even more questions.

    One of South Carolina's most powerful families, The Murdaughs, has found themselves in legal trouble over a boat crash and now two members have been murdered.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Dead Bodies in Low County Part 1: The Murdaugh family murder mystery offers plenty of twists and even more questions.

    The Murdaugh family in South Carolina is one of the state's powerful families. But, the family is now tied to criminal activities after two family members were murdered.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Attorney turns himself in after botched suicide for $10 million life insurance scam

    A South Carolina attorney connected to the Murdaugh murder mystery case has turned himself in on charges in connection to a botched suicide for life insurance money.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    SC family murder mystery takes another twist as man is accused of helping patriarch try to commit suicide for insurance money

    South Carolina police announced they charged a man with helping Alex Murdaugh try to commit suicide. It's the latest twist in the real-life murder mystery case.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man found shot in head months after his wife, son were murdered in South Carolina

    Alex Murdaugh was found shot in the head, police in South Carolina said. His wife and son were killed months earlier. It's the latest development in the saga involving the family.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Suspect arrested for two separate shootings that occurred on the same day in SC

    A South Carolina man has been arrested and charged for murdering a victim and attempting to murder another person on the same day. The suspect is being held in jail.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    A man who was reported missing a year ago was murdered, police say. Two suspects are now in custody.

    Two people were arrested in connection to a murder in South Carolina. The victim was reported missing a year ago, but the arrests were delayed until DNA confirmed the victim's remains.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Accused murdered nabbed running away from the scene, SC cops say

    A woman in South Carolina has been arrested for murder after she allegedly shot a man in the head. Both the suspect and the victim lived in the same home.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Man covered in blood arrested after body found in South Carolina woods, cops say

    A South Carolina man has been arrested after he was found covered in blood near a murder victim's body in the woods. He allegedly confessed to the murder to police.
    By Mack Bush
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    COLD CASES

    A newborn baby was found floating in a South Carolina river. Decades later, the child's mom is arrested.

    Decades ago, a newborn baby was found dead in a bag in a South Carolina river. Police now say they have arrested the mother in connection to the homicide.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Man who gunned down his wife arrested on murder charge, South Carolina police say

    A South Carolina man is accused of shooting and killing his wife on Aug. 7. Police say they arrested the suspect as he tried to flee the scene.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Woman described as ‘best person at heart’ murdered after stopping to help couple with car trouble, cops say

    A good Samaritan who stopped on a South Carolina highway to help two people who appeared to be having car trouble was murdered and her body dumped.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • restaurant employee follows little girl into restroom sexually assaults her
    NEWS

    Restaurant employee follows girl into bathroom, sexually abuses her: report

    A South Carolina restaurant worker followed a girl into the bathroom and then raped the child, police say. The suspect was arrested and is being held in jail.
    By Todd Betzold
  • south carolina man intentionally sets fire to home killing his mother
    NEWS

    Cops: South Carolina man intentionally sets fire to home, killing his mother

    A South Carolina man sets fire to a home, killing his mother. Police now say he is charged with her murder and he is being held in jail without bond.
    By Todd Betzold
  • husband of woman found dead over weekend arrested in another state on attempted murder charge
    NEWS

    Husband of murder victim arrested in another state in connection to a near-fatal shooting

    A North Carolina woman was found dead and now police say her husband has been arrested in South Carolina in connection to an attempted murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    'He’s pure evil': Man sentenced to prison for stabbing a college coed more than 100 times in case of mistaken Uber

    A South Carolina jury gave its verdict in the murder case over the killing of Samantha Josephson and a mistaken Uber. The suspect was sentenced to prison for killing the college student
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    SC deputy fired after drunk driving arrest, now accused of killing a lieutenant

    Police in South Carolina say a deputy fired in 2019 after a DUI arrest is accused of killing a retired lieutenant. The officer was found dead last week.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Arrest made in 'brutal' murder investigation in South Carolina, police said

    A suspect has been arrested and charged in a "brutal" murder that occurred in South Carolina. Police suspect that the incident was domestic violence related.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    South Carolina authorities seize over 400 malnourished, abused animals, including horses and dogs: Sheriff

    Authorities arrested multiple people and seized hundreds of animals in South Carolina after launching an extensive animal abuse investigation.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Hear the 911 calls from Alex Murdaugh finding his wife, son dead in South Carolina

    State investigators released two 911 calls from when the bodies of Paul and Maggie Murdaugh were found murdered. There have been no arrests in the high-profile killing case.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    Coed thought she was getting into an uber. Instead, it ended with her being stabbed more than 100 times.

    Attorneys gave the jury the first details of the killing of Samantha Josephson in Columbia, South Carolina. She got into a car she thought was an uber and was murdered.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    8-year-old, 9-year-old face manslaughter charges in connection to shooting death

    South Carolina police announced they filed juvenile charges in connection to the shooting death of a 62-year-old man. The motive has not been released.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    4-month-old baby dead after ingesting cocaine found in feeding bottles, parents arrested

    A young couple has been arrested after their 4-month-old baby died due to cocaine ingestion. SC Investigators say they found cocaine in the baby's feeding bottles.
    By Mack Bush
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    INVESTIGATIONS

    Son accused of killing coed and his mom found murdered. The question now is who slayed 2 members of prominent SC family.

    A son and mom were found murdered in SC and police continue to investigate. The son, Paul Murdaugh, faced charges in connection to a boat crash that killed a woman.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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