Michigan man faces gun, drug charges

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Lexington County deputies have arrested and charged a Detroit man they encountered while arresting another man Saturday. Derek Deonta Brown, 35, is charged with trafficking heroin, trafficking meth and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Deputies were trying to find a man wanted on a bench […]

Here Comes Deputy Claus

: Drumroll : Sheriff Koon has made arrangements with his friends at the North Pole to deputize Santa Claus for the 2020 holiday season! That means Sheriff Koon will be able to send Deputy Claus out to see the Lexington County community. December 17: West Region December 21: North Region December 22: South Region Bookmark […]

Former Lexington County deputy arrested

LEXINGTON, S.C. –State Law Enforcement Division agents arrested a former Lexington County deputy Thursday in connection to an on-duty assault charge. Matthew Fields, 37, is charged with third-degree assault and battery, according to an arrest warrant. The charge stems from a July 2 arrest in which Fields was involved. Fields struck a suspect in the […]