Grand Strand Crime

  Teen arrested in hemp theft from Conway area field

A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection to the theft of hemp from a field in the Conway area.

Man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl for months

Report: Thousands of dollars worth of hemp plants stolen from Horry County field

Deputies, K9 Blitz track down suspect wanted in Dollar General robbery

  Report: Man killed by Myrtle Beach officers seen holding rifle before shooting

Myrtle Beach police searching for man involved in thefts at two homes

Loaded gun found in carry-on bag at MYR, police say

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Myrtle Beach man who claimed “stand your ground” in 2016 shooting deaths set to go to trial

Woman serving jail time in sexual assault case involving children wants new trial

Man arrested in connection to Racepath area shooting in Conway that injured one

5-year-old child hurt in drive-by shooting near Loris, police say

Report: Loris newborn tests positive for cocaine, marijuana; mother arrested

Two arrested in connection with armed robbery in Coastal Grand Mall parking lot

Georgetown County deputies capture man wanted in connection to death in Connecticut

A man who has been on the run since July has been captured in Georgetown County, authorities said.

Affidavit: Shots fired call leads to discovery of explosives inside SUV

Horry County police officers made a scary discovery after a high-speed chase in Horry County, according to federal court documents.

Report: Woman awoke to find Myrtle Beach man sexually assaulting her

A Myrtle Beach man remains in jail Thursday following his arrest for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman while she slept.

Surfside Beach police reportedly seize half pound of cocaine after traffic stop; man charged

A man has been arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop by Surfside Beach police Thursday morning.

Police name suspect in Conway shooting that injured one

Myrtle Beach police make arrest in April shooting

Affidavit: Bricks of cocaine delivered to Myrtle Beach home; 2 arrested

Report: Woman placed 9-year-old girl in headlock, dragged down stairs

Myrtle Beach man accused of sexually assaulting 8-year-old girl

Police make arrest in 2017 kidnapping, robbery case in Little River area

Deputies investigating death in Murrells Inlet

Georgetown County deputies are investigating a death in Murrells Inlet.

Shootout in Myrtle Beach leads to 2 attempted murder arrests

Arrests warrants provided new details on a shooting in Myrtle Beach that led to two arrests.

Judge sentences Little River man to 10 years on gun, heroin charges

A Little River man pleaded guilty to gun and drug charges involving heroin.

Police investigating armed robbery in Coastal Grand Mall parking lot

Myrtle Beach police are investigating an armed robbery Monday in the Coastal Grand Mall parking lot.

Murrells Inlet man accused of driving drunk with two children in car

A Murrells Inlet man was arrested Sunday after allegedly driving drunk with two children in his vehicle.

  Judge sets bond for man accused of killing 3 in drunk driving crash

An Horry County judge granted bond Friday for a man accused of killing three people while driving drunk in Myrtle Beach in May 2018.

HCPD: 1 person stabbed at popular bar in Murrells Inlet

Police said a person was stabbed at a popular bar in Murrells Inlet.

Report: Fight over food leads to stabbing at Myrtle Beach hotel

A fight between two longtime friends led to one of them being stabbed, according to a police report.

Myrtle Beach police arrest third man wanted in connection to robbery, kidnapping case

Police have arrested a third person who they said was involved in a robbery and kidnapping back in May.

Baby boy reportedly tests positive for cocaine and marijuana; mom charged

A woman was arrested by Loris police after her newborn allegedly tested positive for illegal drugs.

Woman wanted for homicide by child abuse arrested

A woman who was wanted for homicide by child abuse is in police custody.

Woman charged after trying to attack man with knife inside Myrtle Beach home, police say

A woman was arrested Thursday morning after attempting to attack a man with a knife while he was in bed, according to a Myrtle Beach police report.

Police: 3 men wanted for attempted murder considered ‘armed and dangerous’

The Georgetown Police Department needs the community’s help to find three men who are wanted on attempted murder charges.

2 in custody following chase, crash in Georgetown

A chase ended in a crash Thursday night in Georgetown.

GCSO: Tools, knives, fishing equipment taken in marina theft; 2 arrested

Two men are in custody after deputies said they broke into the Georgetown Landing Marina.

  Couple found guilty, sentenced to life for 2017 Horry County double murder

The jury has returned a guilty verdict in the trial of an Aynor man and woman charged with killing a Conway couple in 2017.

  Jury sentences Brandon Council to death for deadly CresCom Bank robbery

The same jury that found Brandon Council guilty of murdering two bank employees in Conway has now sentenced him to death for his crime.

Neighborhood surveillance videos help track down Market Common car break-in suspect

Myrtle Beach police arrested a man who they said is connected to a series of vehicle break-ins in the Market Common district.

Police: Woman charged after 2-year-old girl found wandering in Conway

A woman has been charged with child neglect after police said a 2-year-old girl was found wandering in Conway on Tuesday.

Little River man smokes weed with minor before raping her, report says

A man has been charged after allegedly sexually assaulting a minor earlier this summer.

  Bloodstains, new surveillance video take center stage in murder trial of Conway couple

Jordan Hodge and Kenneth Carlisle are accused of killing Linda McAllister and William Clemons back in 2017.

  Judge sends jury home; deliberations continue Thursday in Brandon Council’s death penalty trial

Council was convicted of killing Donna Major and Katie Skeen during a 2017 robbery at the CresCom Bank.

Report: Conway woman burns child’s arm with cigarette

A Conway woman was taken into custody this week for alleged child abuse that occurred last month.

Ga. murder suspect arrested at Myrtle Beach homeless shelter, officials say

A woman wanted for murder out of Georgia has been arrested in Myrtle Beach.

  Defense rests in penalty phase of Brandon Council’s death penalty trial

The defense completed its case late Tuesday afternoon in the death penalty trial of Brandon Council.

  Trial begins for man, woman accused of murdering Conway couple in 2017

A woman is on trial for killing her own grandmother and her grandmother’s husband in Conway in 2017.

Man faces attempted murder charge after Myrtle Beach police called for shots fired

Myrtle Beach police have charged a man in connection with a shots fired call last month.

Police: One hospitalized after shooting in Georgetown

One person was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after a shooting in the city of Georgetown.

Report: Baby tests positive for drugs; Georgetown police look for woman wanted for homicide by child abuse

Georgetown police are asking for the public’s help in locating a woman wanted for homicide by child abuse.

Attorney: Sidney Moorer’s recent conviction serves as a setback for civil lawsuit

The attorney for a couple at the center of a high-profile kidnapping case said there is no clear timeframe on when he will file a federal civil lawsuit.

  Family of Brandon Council speaks about his childhood during trial

The defense team for the man convicted of killing two women during a robbery began their case with a deeper look into his childhood on Monday.

Trial to begin for Aynor man, woman accused of killing girl’s grandmother, husband

Opening statements are expected to start Tuesday for an Aynor man and woman accused of killing a Conway couple in 2017, according to information from the 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office.

Horry County police arrest 8 men in drug trafficking investigation

Horry County police took eight men into custody after a drug trafficking investigation.

Myrtle Beach man charged with sexually assaulting minor

A Myrtle Beach man remains behind bars after allegedly sexually assaulting a minor over the weekend.

MBPD: Suspect steals over $500 in change from BATB fish feeders

Police say a suspect targeted a popular Myrtle Beach entertainment venue overnight Saturday, getting away some extra laundry money.

Georgetown deputies searching for duo accused of overnight marina robbery

Deputies are asking for the public’s help searching for a pair of suspects up to no good.

Woman faces several charges in connection to Highway 31 high-speed chase

The woman accused of leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase on Highway 31 has been released from the hospital and booked into jail.

Man convicted in deadly 2007 Myrtle Beach shooting wants new trial

A man serving a 30-year prison sentence in connection to a deadly 2007 Myrtle Beach shooting is seeking a new trial, according to court documents.

One detained after shots fired call in Myrtle Beach

One person has been detained following a shots fired call Friday morning, according to Cpl. Tom Vest with Myrtle Beach police.

  Search for suspect underway after victim shot multiple times in Conway, police say

Conway police are searching for a gunman after they said someone was shot multiple times.

  ‘She was everything to me’: Family of slain bank robbery victim gives emotional testimony

Prosecutors ended their death penalty case against Brandon Council on Thursday with emotional testimony from the family of one of the victims

  Sexual activity allegations lead to closure of 19 Horry County massage parlors

Nineteen massage parlors in Horry County have voluntarily closed their doors for good following a public nuisance noticed served by the solicitor’s office.

Murrells Inlet man – a registered sex offender – arrested for possession of child porn, authorities say

A Murrells Inlet parolee and registered sex offender was arrested Thursday for alleged possession of child pornography, authorities say.

Man charged in Myrtle Beach stabbing

A woman was taken to the hospital after being stabbed in Myrtle Beach on Wednesday, police said.

Conway pharmacy fined for alleged violations of the Controlled Substances Act

A Conway pharmacy has agreed to a $185,000 fine to resolve alleged violations of the Controlled Substances Act, a press release from U.S. Attorney Sherri Lydon states.

Welfare check leads to woman’s arrest on drug charges, police say

A woman was arrested on drug charges after being found passed out in a vehicle, according to a news release from the Conway Police Department.

Indictment: Conway soldier plotted to attack, set fire to home in Michigan

A soldier from Conway who is accused of plotting to build a bomb and target a new network, was also planning to attack a home in Michigan, according to court documents.

Police make arrest in robbery, kidnapping inside Aynor area home

Horry County police arrested a man who they said is connected to a May 2018 armed robbery inside an Aynor home.

  Victim’s family testifies during sentencing phase in deadly CresCom bank robbery trial

Jurors got a deeper look on Wednesday into the life of one of the women killed in the 2017 CresCom bank robbery.

  Bond set for man arrested in fugitive search in Horry County

The man at the center of a fugitive search in Horry County went before a judge Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies arrest man connected to theft of $300K worth of precious metal

Deputies arrested a Georgetown man who they said stole $300,000 worth of metal from a chemical facility.

  Suspect in Facebook Live shooting on Ocean Blvd. killed in N.C.

One of the men connected to a 2017 shooting on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach that was captured on Facebook Live was killed in North Carolina Monday night, according to his attorney.

Man at center of fugitive search near S.C. 707 identified

Authorities have identified the man at the center of a fugitive search near S.C. 707 on Tuesday.

Deputies arrest trio in connection to Georgetown County ‘smash-and-grab’ burglaries

Georgetown County deputies worked with officers in neighboring counties to track down suspects wanted in a series of “smash-and-grab” burglaries.

  Jury finds Brandon Council guilty of murdering CresCom bank employees,

A federal jury convicted Brandon Council of murdering two CresCom Bank employees during a 2017 robbery.

  Man arrested in fugitive search that started near S.C. 707 in Horry County

A man was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after Horry County police began a search for a wanted fugitive earlier in the day.

Man accused of hitting woman with hammer, tying hands to bed in Horry County hotel

A woman told officers she was brutally beaten by her boyfriend before she was able to escape, according to a police report.

  ‘I think we did the right thing’: Jury foreman in Sidney Moorer retrial discusses verdict

The jury foreman in a high-profile kidnapping case spoke out to WMBF News about what happened inside the deliberation room.