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2 wanted in convenience store robbery


Updated 04-06-2017

Police are working to identify two men involved in taking tobacco products from a local convenience store after presenting a firearm.

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Investigation ongoing in fatal crash


Updated 03-26-2017

Sumter Police are continuing to investigate after a man was killed in a vehicle crash late Saturday night.

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2 face charges in pawn shop break-in


Updated 03-23-2017

A man and woman captured on surveillance video while breaking into a local pawn shop have been identified and face charges.

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Stabbing death investigation underway


Updated 03-10-2017

Police are investigating a stabbing this morning that resulted in death.

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Widow of officer honored


Updated 02-27-2017

Ms. Elizabeth Burns didn’t know what to expect when she was asked to come to the Law Enforcement Center on Monday morning.

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Driver charged after bicyclist struck, killed


Updated 02-13-2017

A 25-year-old man is charged with hit and run after a man on a bicycle was struck and killed Sunday.

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