Lexington County man charged with attempted murder after stabbing incident

Deputies arrested a Swansea man early Sunday morning after a man was stabbed at a Gator Road home. Jacob Earl Harley, 37, is charged with attempted murder and possessing a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Based on what investigators determined at the scene, Harley drove to the victim’s house to fight […]

Columbia police officer charged with domestic violence

Deputies arrested an officer with the Columbia Police Department after an altercation between the officer and his wife late Thursday night. Charles Starling, 37, is charged with second-degree domestic violence after grabbing, pushing and elbowing his wife in the jaw, according to arrest warrants. “Our investigators determined Mr. Starling was the primary aggressor in an altercation […]

2 women arrested after Lexington County search

Deputies arrested two Lexington County women Thursday evening after an extensive search in central Lexington County. Brittany Michelle Furubotten (above left), 32, Regina Williams Wangness, 46, were involved in a shots fired call deputies responded to in the 2400 block of Old Orangeburg Road Thursday afternoon, according to investigators. “Based on our ongoing investigation, Furubotten […]

Enjoy a ‘National Night Out’ event near you

As summer break comes to an end, law enforcement agencies around the country are preparing for one last opportunity to connect with the community before students go back to school. National Night Out is being observed Aug. 1 this year. All the events held to mark the occasion provide a chance to promote relationships between […]