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Husband and wife arrested in Leesville drug seizure

Lexington County narcotics agents seized a large quantity of meth, marijuana from a married couple after executing a search warrant at a Leesville home last week. Nicholas Rattray, 34, and Kaitlin Rattray, 25, were arrested on multiple charges at the house Nov. 28, according to warrants. Nicholas Rattray is charged with trafficking methamphetamine, possession of weapon…
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Columbia man charged in interstate shooting

A motorcycle driver accused of firing shots at a moving car while driving on Interstate 26 was arrested Tuesday morning. Anthony Lawrence Fanning, 36, is charged with six 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, witness statements…
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Saluda man charged with stabbing man who broke up fight

A man was stabbed after intervening in a domestic dispute Monday night at a Lexington home. James Michael Smith, 52, is charged with attempted murder, domestic violence and possessing a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants. “Based on information gathered by detectives who responded to the scene on Dunn Road, Smith stabbed a…
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Teens charged with robbing restaurant, convenience store

Lexington County investigators have arrested two teens in connection to armed robberies this week at a Taco Bell and a Circle K. Inezhia Allen, 17, and Kealea Stephens, 18, are charged with armed robbery, kidnapping and possessing a weapon during a violent crime for the two incidents that happened about six hours apart Tuesday morning,…
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