Deputies seek tips on deadly shooting

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Lexington County deputies are seeking the public’s help as they investigate a deadly shooting that happened early Sunday morning at a bar in Swansea. “Deputies responded to a shots fired call at Amici Tavern at 3:20 this morning and spent hours on the scene interviewing witnesses and reviewing security cam footage from […]

Irmo man arrested on multiple drug charges

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Lexington County narcotics agents arrested an Irmo man wanted on multiple drug charges after a traffic stop Wednesday on Interstate 20. Stewart Jamaul Stroman, 34, is charged with multiple counts of trafficking meth greater than 400 grams, trafficking fentanyl and criminal conspiracy among other drug charges, according to arrest warrants. “A deputy […]

Lexington County deputies investigating deadly crash that ended pursuit

LEXINGTON, S.C. – A Lexington man was killed in a single-car crash after he initiated a pursuit with a South Carolina Bureau of Protective Services officer April 14. “The South Carolina Department of Public Safety asked us to investigate the crash because one of its officers was involved,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. “Deputies […]

Former Lexington County deputy faces harassment, misconduct charges

LEXINGTON, S.C. – A former Lexington County deputy turned herself in at the Lexington County Detention Center Monday where State Law Enforcement Division agents arrested her on three charges. Lorna Shay Elders, 37, is charged with first-degree harassment, misconduct in office and the disclosure of confidential information, according to detention center records. “When I became aware of Ms. […]