Grand Strand Crime

Death investigation underway in Socastee after human remains found in woods

New details have been released in connection to a death investigation in the Socastee area.

Man charged in connection to shooting at Myrtle Beach motel, police say

Police: 1 injured after shooting at Myrtle Beach motel

Man wanted in connection to 2003 murder in Ga. arrested in Myrtle Beach

Police arrest suspect accused in Conway armed robberies

Traffic cameras help Myrtle Beach police track down suspects involved in shooting; 3 arrested

Report: 16-year-old victim in Loris area shooting hit after suspect fired from vehicle

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Conway police investigate after person with gunshot wound shows up at hospital

Murrells Inlet chiropractor accused of sexually assaulting patient during adjustment

Stepmother accused of killing 11-year-old Gannon Stauch again found competent to stand trial

Myrtle Beach police investigating shooting that left one injured

Suspect in deadly Conway shooting out on bond, records show

Coroner: 16-year-old identified as victim of deadly overnight shooting in Loris area

Man wanted by Horry police in multiple theft, larceny cases arrested

A man wanted by Horry County police in connection to multiple theft and larceny cases has been arrested, booking records show.

Family asking for community’s help in solving Georgetown murder

The Georgetown Police Department has been searching for Montrez Cyrus Simmons in connection with the murder since Friday.

Myrtle Beach police ask for the public’s help in vehicle theft case

The Myrtle Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in a vehicle theft investigation.

Police: Attempted armed robber shot, killed inside Myrtle Beach home

Myrtle Beach police revealed that an armed robber was shot and killed at a home on Monday night.

Murrells Inlet man accused of raping woman at knifepoint

Horry County police release new surveillance pictures connected to armed robbery case

MBPD: Two sent to hospital after shooting at Myrtle Beach home

  Horry County tops in S.C. for human trafficking reports in 2020, according to state report

SLED investigation into shooting that killed a Myrtle Beach police officer continues

Conway police search for suspect wanted for pair of armed robberies

Horry County police searching for pair of armed robbery suspects

Officials said both incidents occured near Conway Friday night.

Man wanted in connection to fatal stabbing in Georgetown

Officials said the incident happened late Friday night.

HCPD, solicitors office face lawsuit following dismissal of sex abuse case

A man once charged in sexual assault cases involving two minors is now suing the Horry County Police Department and the Horry County Solicitor’s Office.

Police: Duo facing over a dozen felony charges after neglected animals found near Conway

Two people have been charged after dozens of neglected animals were found at a property along Highway 90 near Conway, according to authorities.

Shooting in Conway leaves one injured

Conway police are investigating a shooting Friday morning that left one person injured, officials said.

Myrtle Beach man arrested in connection to armed robbery in Lexington County

Officials said the incident happened Thursday morning.

Deputies seek help identifying Georgetown Co. woman wanted in aggravated assault

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office says they are looking for a woman suspected of brandishing a weapon in a road rage incident.

Horry County man faces more than a dozen child sexual exploitation charges

Officials said the case will be prosecuted by the state Attorney General's office.

  Police: Charges forthcoming after ‘large quantity of animals’ seized near Conway

Police announced that charges are forthcoming in reference to an ‘animal-related investigation’ that took place Wednesday in Horry County.

Police on scene of ‘animal-related investigation’ in Horry County

Authorities are at a home off Highway 90 in Horry County.

  Man killed following shooting near Myrtle Beach Manor believed to be bystander, police say

Horry County police believe the man killed in a shooting near the Myrtle Beach Manor was a bystander, department spokesperson Mikayla Moskov said Wednesday.

Police take man into custody in connection with Myrtle Beach vandalism case

The person’s name and specific charges were not immediately known.

Police: Green Sea home hit by gunfire, one injured

One person was hurt after a home in Green Sea was struck by gunfire Tuesday night, authorities said.

Horry County police investigate shooting in Green Sea area

Officers were called Tuesday night to Sandy Bluff Road.

Deputies ask for information after giant fish sculpture stolen from former Litchfield restaurant

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for information on a giant stolen fish.

Police: Driver charged with DUI after crashing into Myrtle Beach gas station

A driver was taken into custody after allegedly crashing into a Myrtle Beach gas station and then speeding off.

Myrtle Beach police release new pictures of person of interest in vandalism case

The Myrtle Beach Police Department has released new pictures that they hope will help them make an arrest in a vandalism case.

Man accused of punching Myrtle Beach police officer while being detained

A man is behind bars after he was accused of punching a Myrtle Beach police officer.

Authorities search for suspect in vandalizing of buildings, including Myrtle Beach Police Department

Myrtle Beach police are investigating several cases of vandalism that occurred in the Oak Street area.

Georgetown Police looking for three men, one woman involved in robbery

The Georgetown Police Department is asking the public for help in finding three men and one woman who they say are involved in a robbery.

Coroner identifies victim killed following shooting on U.S. 17 near Myrtle Beach Manor

Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Saturday morning in the Myrtle Beach area.

Police respond to shooting Myrtle Beach on New Year’s Eve; 1 hurt

Myrtle Beach police were called to a shooting with less than two hours left in 2020.

Pawleys Island man arrested after ‘significant quantity’ of marijuana shipped to business

A Pawleys Island man has been arrested and charged in connection with illegal drugs being shipped through the postal service.

Judge sets bond for man accused of bursting into Myrtle Beach home, kidnapping person

A man accused of kidnapping a person from a Myrtle Beach home appeared in court for a bond hearing Thursday morning.

Horry County police arrest Longs man wanted for stalking

A Longs man wanted by police for stalking is now in police custody.

Police: Man forced his way into Myrtle Beach home, kidnapped victim

A man is facing kidnapping charges after police said he took a victim from a Myrtle Beach home.

Horry police searching for stalking suspect

The Horry County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in tracking down a wanted Longs man.

HCPD arrests 2 more in connection to shooting that left five people hurt

Two more people were arrested and charged in connection to a shooting in the Conway area.

Man charged after shooting at Myrtle Beach motel leaves one hurt, police say

A man has been charged in connection to a shooting a Myrtle Beach motel that left one injured, according to police.

Warrants: Horry County double murder suspect sexually assaulted teen at gunpoint

The man charged in a Horry County double homicide is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl at gunpoint.

Myrtle Beach man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl

A Myrtle Beach man is behind bars after police say he sexually assaulted a child multiple times.

Horry County police clear scene of ‘active incident’ near Myrtle Beach airport

Officers were called Monday night to Shetland Lane, which is off Highway 17 Bypass.

One hurt in shooting at Myrtle Beach motel

One person was injured in a shooting early Monday morning at a Myrtle Beach motel, according to police.

Police: Suspect in Loris double shooting in custody, charged

The shooting claimed the lives of a mother and son in Loris, authorities said.

Police: Woman used drugs in front of her 2-year-old, 6-year-old children at Myrtle Beach hotel

She remains in custody, according to jail records.

Coroner: Woman, 19-year-old son victims of deadly shooting in Loris

Horry County police are responding to a deadly shooting Wednesday in Loris, officials said.

Suspect charged with murder in death of North Myrtle Beach man in Georgia

A man has been taken into custody and charged in connection with the death of a North Myrtle Beach in Savannah that police ruled a homicide.

Aynor man charged with criminal sexual conduct with minor

An Aynor man has been charged after police say he coerced a minor to perform sex acts with him.

Longs man pleads guilty in four separate cases, sentenced to 15 years in prison

A Longs man will spend more than a decade behind bars after entering a guilty plea in four separate criminal cases, according to a press release from the Horry County Solicitor’s Office.

Police: Woman files false report, claims she was being held against her will at Conway home

A woman has been charged after police say she falsely reported a hostage situation last weekend in Conway.

Man arrested in connection to shooting at Myrtle Beach bar

Authorities said the shooting happened late Wednesday night

Horry County man charged with 16 counts connected to sexual exploitation of minors

A Myrtle Beach man was taken into custody this week on over a dozen counts connected to the sexual exploitation of minors.

Fourth suspect arrested in connection to September shooting in Conway

Two of the other suspects remain behind bars, according to online records.

Charges dropped against psychologist accused of not paying taxes

Charges have been dismissed against a man accused last year of failing to report over $780,000 of income.

Multi-day operation targeting shoplifters leads to 16 arrests in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach police have teamed up with loss prevention professionals to target shoplifters in the city.

Conway police arrest suspect in connection with theft of packages from porches

One person is in custody in connection with the theft of packages from porches in the Conway area.

  WANTED: Horry County police searching for ‘porch pirate’ near Aynor

The Horry County Police Department is trying to track down a man who they are calling a “grinch.”

Police: North Myrtle Beach man’s suspicious death in Georgia ruled a homicide

The Savannah Police Department has ruled a North Myrtle Beach man’s suspicious death has a homicide.

Authorities arrest third suspect in connection to double homicide at Myrtle Beach restaurant

Authorities have arrested two others in connection to the October shooting.

Man charged in October murder in Georgetown extradited back to S.C.

A man arrested in connection with an October homicide in Georgetown is now back in South Carolina.

Report: Longs man fatally shoots puppy, throws it in water-filled ditch

A man has been charged with ill treatment of animals after police say a puppy was fatally shot and thrown in a water-filled ditch in Longs.

Murrells Inlet man accused of stealing drugs from hospital while visiting dying family member

A Murrells Inlet man was arrested and charged in connection to a theft at the Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.

  Two men plead guilty in case of two bodies found burned in vehicle in Socastee

Two men plead guilty in a double homicide case in which the bodies of the victims were found burned in a car set on fire in the Socastee area.

Conway police seek person attempting to steal packages from porches

Conway police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person believed to be attempting to steal packages from porches in the area.

Police: 1 in custody in connection to armed robbery in Myrtle Beach; more arrests possible

Officers were called to the area of 3rd Avenue South and South Ocean Boulevard where they said two people were robbed at gunpoint.

North Myrtle Beach police arrest man accused of sexually assaulting middle schooler

North Myrtle Beach police took a man into custody who is accused of sexually assaulting a middle schooler over the summer.

Police search for suspect after deadly shooting at Carolina Forest apartment complex

Authorities said the shooting happened early Saturday morning

Two facing murder, attempted murder charges following two Thanksgiving holiday shootings in Horry County

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with two shootings, including one that was deadly, that happened over the Thanksgiving holiday in Horry County.