Category Archives: News Releases

Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation recognizes LCSD employees, volunteers

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation has honored 11 members of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department and a man who volunteered his time to work with the agency. “We’re grateful for the support and resources the foundation provides to assist us in fulfilling our mission of serving and protecting the people of Lexington County,” Sheriff Jay…
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Drugs, guns and cash seized after traffic stop and search warrant

Lexington County deputies have arrested a man and a woman after seizing meth, guns and thousands of dollars during a traffic stop and the search of a home. Kelly Ann Jordan, 33, is charged with trafficking meth and possessing a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. Clifford Lee Kyzer, 33, is charged…
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Lexington County EMS worker charged with assault

A Lexington County emergency medical services employee has been charged with assaulting a child he was attempting to restrain while on duty. Scott Anthony Ludwig, 44, is charged with third degree assault and battery, according to an arrest warrant. Ludwig was in the process of restraining a 7-year-old student at New Bridge Academy in West…
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Woman arrested for drugs at her first probation check-in

A Gaston woman faces charges after agents found drugs in her car during her first check-in at a probation office. Tina Catherine Dent, 54, was found to be in possession of amphetamine, cocaine, crack, meth and other unidentified pills, according to investigators. She’s charged with possession with intent to distribute Schedule II narcotics, possession with intent to…
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