Pee Dee Crime

Deputies make arrest in shooting near Hartsville Regional Airport

Authorities in Darlington County have made an arrest in connection to a deadly February shooting.

Two arrested following undercover drug operation in Marlboro Co.

Man charged in Timmonsville double homicide after being person of interest

  Man in custody, accused of murdering Florence Co. woman during apparent robbery

Police investigating Wednesday night shootings in Hartsville

  Law enforcement will be out in full force during Darlington race weekend

Over 140 grams of cocaine, high-capacity weapons, cash seized in Florence Co. drug raid

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Coroner identifies woman found in wooded area in Florence County

Authorities arrest suspect in deadly Florence County shooting; victim identified

Deputies: Dillon County murder suspect in custody

Deputies investigating after body found in Florence County

Man charged with murder in connection to Florence County homicide

Police: 1 hurt after overnight shooting in Mullins

Suspect in deadly 2019 Timmonsville shooting out on bond

A 28-year-old man was killed in the incident, officials said.

Police searching for suspect accused of assaulting officer in Florence

Authorities believe he is still in the Florence area.

Authorities searching for suspect in Marion County pursuit

Officials said the chase began in Dillon County sometime Friday.

Former Florence County lieutenant enters plea agreement in illegal gambling case

A former lieutenant in the Florence County Sheriff’s Office decided to plead guilty to a federal charge connected to an illegal gambling operation.

  Florence auto shop owner loses nearly $100,000 due to catalytic converter thieves

Authorities: Teen charged after bringing gun to Hartsville High School

Authorities look for vehicle of interest in Florence Co. shooting that killed a teen

  Rapper Kodak Black pleads guilty in Florence Co. case

Police: Domestic violence suspect arrested following standoff in Florence

Solicitor reveals plea reached in rapper Kodak Black’s case in Florence County; hearing set Wednesday

Police release suspect names, charges in connection to Darlington shooting

Police said a person was shot on Edwards Avenue in the city of Darlington.

Police: Suspects each face 14 attempted murder charges after shots fired at Florence homes

Four suspects face a lengthy list of charges after police said they fired shots at homes in Florence.

Three facing attempted murder charges in Bennettsville shooting

Three suspects are in custody in connection to a shooting in Bennettsville.

Rapper Kodak Black expected to appear in Florence County court on Wednesday, attorney confirms

Kodak Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was arrested back in 2016 and faces one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in Florence County.

Five arrested in connection to Darlington shooting

The shooting left one person hurt, police said.

1 shot during Florence County home invasion, authorities say

The incident happened early Saturday on Levi Street, according to one official.

Police: Timmonsville man accused of stealing nearly 20 catalytic converters

Police said he was caught trying to remove a catalytic converter from a car at a repair shop.

Woman charged with murder in deadly Hartsville shooting

Police are investigating after a man was found shot Friday morning in Hartsville.

17-year-old dies in Florence County homicide, coroner says

Authorities in Florence County are investigating an apparent homicide early Friday morning.

Two charged with stealing catalytic converter in Florence

Two men have been charged in connection to the theft of a catalytic converter in Florence.

Man arrested in connection to deadly 2008 Robeson County home invasion

Two other men have been charged in connection to the incident.

Missing Pee Dee teen investigation leads to kidnapping, criminal sexual conduct charges for SC man

A man kidnapped a 13-year-old in Marlboro County and then took the teen to the Charleston area, according to authorities.

  Man sentenced to life after pleading guilty to murdering Timmonsville mother, two daughters

A man will spend the rest of his life in jail for killing a mother and her two daughters during a 2018 shooting in Timmonsville.

Former Darlington Co. school resource officer arrested for allegedly grabbing student during argument

A former Darlington County school resource officer has been arrested after allegedly grabbing a student during an argument, authorities said.

Florence police make arrest in convenience store armed robbery

A man has been charged in connection to a February armed robbery at a Florence convenience store, police said.

Man found guilty of murder in deadly 2017 shooting in Mullins

A jury on Friday convicted a man for his role in a deadly 2017 shooting in Mullins.

  ‘Please speak up:’ Reward increased for information regarding the 2017 deaths of three Lumberton women

No arrest has been made regarding their mysterious deaths.

Warrants: Suspects attempted to detonate pipe bomb at Longhorn Steakhouse in Florence

Krystal Jaworski and Tyler Santaniello were arrested in Florence a few weeks ago and charged with attempting to detonate an explosive device in the area of Radio Drive.

  Man accused in deadly Robeson County road rage shooting appears in court

The man accused of shooting and killing a mother of six in a road rage incident in Robeson County is due in court Thursday morning.

Suspect in 2019 Timmonsville murder out on bond, records show

He spent over 700 days behind bars, according to online records.

Facebook alerts authorities to bomb-making threats; leads to arrests in Myrtle Beach, Florence

Social media giant, Facebook, helped alert authorities about a possible bomb that sparked investigations in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee, according to a police report.

  Two ‘persons of interest’ in Florence County double homicide denied bond on unrelated cases

A Florence County magistrate judge denied bond for two men considered persons of interest in a double homicide case, but were arrested in separate cases from March and November.

Man who died days after being tased by Timmonsville office identified

The name of the man who died days after being tased by a Timmonsville police officer has been released.

Two ‘persons of interest’ in Florence County double homicide in custody

Two men who were named as ‘persons of interest’ in a double homicide in Florence County are in custody.

Sheriff: One charged after 4-year-old shot in Darlington County

The sheriff did not have an update on the child’s condition.

  SLED investigating man’s death after reportedly being tased by Timmonsville officer

According to SLED, the man died two days after the incident.

Mullins man sentenced to federal prison on weapon charge

Robert Anton Warren, of Mullins, was sentenced to over six years in federal prison after pleading guilty to possessing a firearm and ammunition as a felon.

Police investigate after 21-year-old man shot multiple times in Lumberton

Authorities in Lumberton are investigating after a man arrived at a local hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

Coroner: 1 dead after being shot in Darlington County

The shooting happened Saturday afternoon, officials said.

Coroner identifies victim of Wednesday night shooting in Hartsville

Officials said the shooting happened late Wednesday night.

Victim in Hartsville apartment shooting identified as 20-year-old

The shooting happened Friday night, according to officials.

1 dead, 2 injured after shooting at Hartsville apartment complex

Officials said the shooting happened as a result of a fight.

Man named as person of interest in double homicide denied bond in separate drive-by shooting case

A man named as a person of interest in a Florence County double homicide was denied bond Friday morning in separate drive-by shooting case in Timmonsville.

Minor injuries reported after early morning shooting in Florence

Authorities in Florence are investigating a shooting early Friday morning.

Deputies: Marlboro County men arrested following drug investigation

The MCSO said it has made five arrests for trafficking in heroin so far this year.

Person of interest in Florence County double homicide charged in separate drive-by shooting

Two other persons of interest are still at large, according to authorities.

Coroner: One killed in Hartsville shooting

An investigation is underway following a deadly shooting in Hartsville, according to the coroner’s office.

Person of interest connected to Florence County double homicide in custody

Authorities have named three persons of interest believed to be connected to a deadly double shooting in Florence County.

Man arrested after deputies find over 50 pounds of weed in Florence County

Other drugs and firearms were also found in the search, officials said.

18-year-old woman among two killed in Florence County shooting, coroner says

The victims of a deadly double shooting Tuesday afternoon in Florence County have been identified.

Two killed in apparent homicide in Florence County, sheriff’s office says

Sheriff TJ Joye told WMBF News that it happened around 5:45 p.m. in the area of Highway 76 and Alligator Road.

Victim in Florence hit-and-run dies; suspect faces upgraded charges

The victim of a hit-and-run crash in Florence has died and charges have been upgraded for the man accused of causing the collision, authorities said.

Two charged in connection to Hartsville convenience store armed robbery

Two people have been arrested in connection to an alleged armed robbery at a Hartsville convenience store.

  Affidavit: Ongoing investigation in Darlington County led to ‘explosive material’ arrest in Myrtle Beach

Court documents provide new information on what authorities found inside a Myrtle Beach apartment complex that led to an ‘explosive material’ arrest.

Man charged with attempted murder after stabbing in Florence County

A suspect is in custody in connection to a stabbing in Florence County, according to deputies.

Man charged with drug trafficking after undercover sting in Florence County

A man is out on bond after being nabbed in an undercover drug investigation in Florence County, deputies said.

Man wanted for murder out of Baltimore apprehended in Florence Co.

A man wanted for murder out of Baltimore, Md., was arrested in Florence County Friday afternoon, the sheriff said.

Duo attempts to detonate destructive device in Florence, police say

Two people have been charged after authorities say they attempted to detonate a destructive device in Florence.

Arrest made in connection to Florence hit-and-run

The collision happened Tuesday night, according to police.

Arrests made after police find meth, other drugs during searches in Hartsville

The searches happened this week, according to officials.

Deputies searching for person of interest in Timmonsville homicide investigation

Officials said the incident happened last month on Byrd Street.

Police: Man arrested after drugs, stolen firearm found in Florence

One of the handguns was reported stolen, according to police.

Authorities arrest man connected to kidnapping, murder of 80-year-old Horry County woman

Authorities said they took a man into custody who they said is connected to a high-profile homicide case that spanned two counties.

Florence County deputies seeking information on 2018 homicide

Authorities in Florence County are seeking the public’s help in solving a homicide cold case.

Florence police investigate hit-and-run involving moped; search underway for SUV

Florence police are investigating a hit-and-run that has sent a person to the hospital.

  ‘She was my life partner’: Husband of woman killed in road rage reflects on his loss

A grieving husband is reflecting on the loss of his wife in a senseless act of violence along I-95 in Robeson County.

Florence man charged with DUI following deadly two-car crash

A man has been charged in connection with a two-vehicle crash last Thursday in Florence County that killed one person.

Sheriff: Investigation underway after 3 hurt in Darlington County shooting

The Darlington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that sent three people to the hospital.