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    Officer Injured, Suspect & Stepfather Dead In Greenville Shooting Video included

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    Authorities tell us Evan Casey Bennett, 23, fired several shots into the front doors of the main entrance of the LEC on McGee Street. After exchanging gunfire with an officer in the parking lot, he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. More>>

    Transgender Teen To Sue SC Over License Photo

    Chase Culpepper, 16, was asked to remove his makeup before taking his driver’s license picture. Chase Culpepper, 16, was asked to remove his makeup before taking his driver’s license picture.
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    An organization that supports transgender rights is planning to sue South Carolina after the state wouldn't issue a driver's license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup. More>>

    Thief Removes Power Meter During Spartanburg Co. Burglary

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    Deputies say the burglar attempted to force his way in through the main pedestrian entrance to the building. However, that door has an alarm. Investigators believe, upon hearing the alarm activate, the thief removed the power meter to the building, which silenced the alarm. More>>

    Coroner: Security Guards Killed By Shotgun In Greenville Co.

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    Autopsy results show two security guards found dead at the old Hollingsworth facility in Greenville were killed by shotgun. The Greenville County coroner released autopsy results Tuesday. More>>

    Lockdown Lifted For 3 Spartanburg District Five Schools

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    The lockdown of River Ridge, Berry Shoals and Florence Chapel has been lifted Tuesday morning. Law enforcement has informed the district that there is no longer a threat to schools in the area. More>>

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    • August Mugshots

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      Monday, August 11 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-08-11 20:01:35 GMT
      August arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
      August arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
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    • Officer Injured, Suspect & Stepfather Dead In Greenville Shooting

      Officer Injured, Suspect & Stepfather Dead In Greenville Shooting

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:59:41 GMT
      Authorities tell us Evan Casey Bennett, 23, fired several shots into the front doors of the main entrance of the LEC on McGee Street.  After exchanging gunfire with an officer in the parking lot, he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
      Authorities tell us Evan Casey Bennett, 23, fired several shots into the front doors of the main entrance of the LEC on McGee Street. After exchanging gunfire with an officer in the parking lot, he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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    • 2 Firefighters Injured In Greenville Co. Fire

      2 Firefighters Injured In Greenville Co. Fire

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:38:18 GMT
      Two firefighters were injured while battling a house fire in Greenville County Tuesday. Officials the Gantt Fire Department was called to the home at 101A Henry Street off Whitehorse Road in Greenville County.
      Two firefighters were injured while battling a house fire in Greenville County Tuesday. Officials the Gantt Fire Department was called to the home at 101A Henry Street off Whitehorse Road in Greenville County.
    • Officer Injured, Suspect & Stepfather Dead In Greenville Shooting

      Officer Injured, Suspect & Stepfather Dead In Greenville Shooting

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:59:41 GMT
      Authorities tell us Evan Casey Bennett, 23, fired several shots into the front doors of the main entrance of the LEC on McGee Street.  After exchanging gunfire with an officer in the parking lot, he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
      Authorities tell us Evan Casey Bennett, 23, fired several shots into the front doors of the main entrance of the LEC on McGee Street. After exchanging gunfire with an officer in the parking lot, he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
    • Coroner: Security Guards Killed By Shotgun In Greenville Co.

      Coroner: Security Guards Killed By Shotgun In Greenville Co.

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:14:19 GMT
      Autopsy results show two security guards found dead at the old Hollingsworth facility in Greenville were killed by shotgun. The Greenville County coroner released autopsy results Tuesday.
      Autopsy results show two security guards found dead at the old Hollingsworth facility in Greenville were killed by shotgun. The Greenville County coroner released autopsy results Tuesday.
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    • Thief Removes Power Meter During Spartanburg Co. Burglary

      Thief Removes Power Meter During Spartanburg Co. Burglary

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:21:07 GMT
      Deputies say the burglar attempted to force his way in through the main pedestrian entrance to the building. However, that door has an alarm. Investigators believe, upon hearing the alarm activate, the thief removed the power meter to the building, which silenced the alarm.
      Deputies say the burglar attempted to force his way in through the main pedestrian entrance to the building. However, that door has an alarm. Investigators believe, upon hearing the alarm activate, the thief removed the power meter to the building, which silenced the alarm.
    • Woman Charged With DUI After 2 Children Die In Boating Accident

      Woman Charged With DUI After 2 Children Die In Boating Accident

      Monday, September 1 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:08:30 GMT
      Dawn Thompson, 53, of EasleyDawn Thompson, 53, of Easley
      Dawn Thompson, 53, of Easley is charged with two counts of felony DUI  after a five-month old baby and a nine-year old child died after a boat capsized on Lake Hartwell Sunday in the Townville area.

      Dawn Thompson, 53, of Easley is charged with two counts of felony DUI  after a five-month old baby and a nine-year old child died after a boat capsized on Lake Hartwell Sunday in the Townville area.
    • 19-year-old Arrested After Deputies Say He Shot At Two Houses; Held Victim At Knifepoint.

      19-year-old Arrested After Deputies Say He Shot At Two Houses; Held Victim At Knifepoint.

      Sunday, August 31 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:18:25 GMT
      Mugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
      A 19-year-old has been arrested after deputies say he shot at two different homes and held a knife to the throat of a person on Moore Duncan Drive during the dates of August 23rd and 24th.
      A 19-year-old has been arrested after deputies say he shot at two different homes and held a knife to the throat of a person on Moore Duncan Drive during the dates of August 23rd and 24th.
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    • Pedestrian Dead After Deputy Involved Wreck In Greenville Co.

      Pedestrian Dead After Deputy Involved Wreck In Greenville Co.

      Friday, August 29 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-08-29 15:12:28 GMT
      Investigators say the man was crossing the road when he walked in front of a car at Augusta Road and Old Augusta Road near Interstate 85 around 5:30 a.m. The victim was killed after being hit by several vehicles, including a deputy's.
      Investigators say the man was crossing the road when he walked in front of a car at Augusta Road and Old Augusta Road near Interstate 85 around 5:30 a.m. The victim was killed after being hit by several vehicles, including a deputy's.
    • Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

      Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:30 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:30:18 GMT
      1 dead after crash in Greenville County.1 dead after crash in Greenville County.
      A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. 
      A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. according to the Greenville County Coroner.
    • Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

      Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

      Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:27:01 GMT
      Photo From Brandi Reid CannonPhoto From Brandi Reid Cannon
      A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
      A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
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