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Arrest made in string of car break-ins


Updated 10-05-2017

An 18-year-old has been arrested in connection to a string of break-ins and an auto theft in the Burkett/Bobs Drive area of the city.

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Teen charged in shooting of girl


Updated 10-02-2017

A 15-year-old is undergoing treatment in a Columbia hospital after being shot by a male acquaintance.

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Search continues for suspect after dispute leads to gunfire


Updated 10-02-2017

Officers are continuing to look for one of the suspects involved in a shooting incident last week at a North Main Street motel during which one person was injured.

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Police: Plot to frame others resulted in Harmony Court shooting


Updated 09-12-2017

Andrew Jeremiah Tiller, 18, of 2665 Goldeneye Ridge, was charged Monday after admitting he shot two maintenance workers at Harmony Court apartments as part of an armed robbery scheme in order to frame a man in retaliation for something he did to him.

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Arrest made in convenience store robbery


Updated 08-24-2017

A man faces charges in connection to an armed robbery Tuesday night at a Broad Street convenience store.

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Police release sketch of suspect


Updated 08-24-2017

Police are hopeful that witness accounts could help identify one of two men involved in a string of armed robberies in South Sumter since last week that are believed to be connected.

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