A fight in a Kershaw high school bathroom left one student hospitalized with cuts to the face, another charged with attempted murder. According to officials, two male students got into a fight Thursday morning in the bathroom of Andrew Jackson High School. A 16-year-old student allegedly brought out a razor blade and cut an 18-year-old [...]

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TTAPR on October 23rd, 2014

Two teen girls have been charged as adults following a fight at Gaffney High School. According to incident reports, Shawanna Camp and Tronika Davidson, both 17, got involved in a fight between a 14-year-old and 15-year-old girl at the high school on Monday. Gaffney police reported that the fight began with an argument over name [...]

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A fight in a Kershaw high school bathroom left one student hospitalized with cuts to the face, another charged with attempted murder. According to officials, two male students got into a fight Thursday morning in the bathroom of Andrew Jackson High School. A 16-year-old student allegedly brought out a razor blade and cut an 18-year-old student. The victim was taken to the hospital [...]

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TTAPR on November 8th, 2012

Georgetown County Deputies responded to two separate fights at Carvers Bay High School involving two girls in each incident Wednesday. Two juveniles were charged with Disorderly Conduct, one juvenile was charged with Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest, and one juvenile was charged with Assault & Battery. Deputies will not reveal their names because the girls [...]

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A fight at an Upstate school was caught on tape and a mother says her son was a victim of bullying. Melinda Rawlinson tells the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office her 14-year-old was going to class when he was attacked by two other male students at Lakeside Middle School on March 1. Rawlinson showed deputies cell [...]

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TTAPR on September 23rd, 2011

Commentary: This story is interesting because the sheriff states the standard for legal use of force. “He had to use an equal amount or step above to stop what was going on,” he said “At one point one of the females pulled a knife on the officer. The officer at that point could’ve went up [...]

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Parents of a 16-year-old student with Asperger’s Syndrome killed after attacking a the officer with a boynet blade at a Myrtle Beach high school nearly two years ago sued the school system, the Horry County Police Department and the officer on Friday. Tom and Karen Varinecz said officer Marcus Rhodes was not properly trained on [...]

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TTAPR on May 13th, 2011

A 15-year-old Lee County boy is in jail accused of shooting two women during a domestic disturbance just outside the city of Bishopville Wednesday night. Lee County Sheriff Daniel Simon said the two woman were taken to Palmetto Richland Hospital with non-life threatening injuries after being shot at their home around 9:30 p.m. Simon said the victims [...]

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Officers from the Surfside Beach and Horry County Police Departments located and arrested a 15-year-old Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) escapee Monday morning, after a week-long investigation revealed that he had been intermittently hiding within his Socastee residence. The suspect was originally arrested by SBPD after a series of dangerous thefts and pursuits in late [...]

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Police say an 11-year-old Marion boy led them on a high speed chase. Officers say he stole a pickup truck belonging to the Marion City Fire Department at their range on Martin Luther King Boulevard just after 6:00 p.m. Monday. Officers say they spotted the boy and tried to stop him, but he kept driving. [...]

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