Monthly Archives: January 2019

Gaston man accused of attempted murder in convenience store shooting

Lexington County deputies have charged a Gaston man in connection to shooting outside a convenience store Sunday night. Jaquan Tomarsh Mack, 23, is charged with two counts of attempted murder, discharging a weapon into a vehicle and possessing a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Based on evidence gathered at the scene…
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Don’t make it easy for a thief to steal your wheels

In the United States, a vehicle is stolen every 41 seconds, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Stolen cars, vans, trucks and motorcycles cost victims time and money—and increase everyone’s insurance premiums. They’re also often used to commit other crimes. Here are some easy ways you and your family can reduce your chances…
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Gaston woman charged with stabbing family member

Lexington County deputies arrested a Gaston woman Tuesday night and charged her with attempted murder after responding to a stabbing at her home. Stacy Lynn Chasteen, 46, is also charged with using a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Based on the interviews investigators conducted on the scene, this all began as…
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Be safe on two wheels

Whether it’s for leisure, commuting or exercise, people choose to ride bicycles daily across Lexington County. And much like drivers, bicyclists have a responsibility to stay alert while traveling. This choice could mean the difference between life, serious injury, or death for yourself or those around you. As a cyclist, always ride distraction-free and pay…
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