Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphrus and Hardeeville Police Chief Sam Woodward discuss Thursday night's shootout at the Sanders subdivision in Hardeeville. Two officers were shot after responding to a domestic disturbance. Both received multiple gunshot wounds and were flown to Savannah's Memorial University Medical Center where they remain in stable condition. Suspect Jose A. Trejo was killed during the shootout.
Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphrus discusses the shooting of one of his deputies and a Hardeeville Police officer in the Sanders Road neighborhood Thursday evening. The officers were in stable condition at Savannah's Memorial University Medical Center.
Planned bridge maintenance by the SC Department of Transportation on Woods Memorial Bridge will start at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. The DOT will reduce the bridge to one lane. Engineers are asking drivers to consider an alternate route. Damage caused by Tuesday's wreck may coincide with this closure but could not be confirmed by Tuesday afternoon. The bridge is expected to reopen at 5:30 a.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017.
Joshua Poacher, 22, of Yemassee was sentenced to two life sentences and 35 years in prison on Thursday. After the sentencing in Jasper County Courthouse, 14th Circuit Solicitor Duffie Stone spoke briefly about the trial.
In this submitted video, 14th Court Solicitor Duffie Stone talks about seeking a life sentence for Joshua Poacher, who was found guilty of two counts of murder and one count each of armed robbery and possession of a weapon in connection with the Aug. 16, 2015, deaths of Kantibhai Patel, 72, and his wife Hansaben Patel, 67, who were living at the Best Western Point South off I-95 where they worked as housekeepers.
Two men were shot at a birthday party at this Bruce K. Smalls Drive ball park Sunday, April 9, 2017 evening. Both remained hospitalized Monday morning. Beaufort County Sheriff's Office found firearms and shells at the scene.
Staff reporter Wade Livingston interviews Hilton Head Island Inverness Village's residents Ray Pfeiffer and Bill Denninger reaction to PAI Don Christy's sentence on Wed., April 5, 2017 in Charleston, S.C.
Beaufort County Sheriffs Office divers retrieved a body found in a pond at Burton Wells Park Thursday morning. Beaufort County Corners Office is here to identify the deceased person and notify the family.
Javonte Colleton, 22, of Burton was found deceased in a pond in Burton Wells Park Thursday morning. His aunt Shannon Franklin and cousin Takeisha Sumpter remember him as a loving young man who didn't let his wheelchair slow him down.
First of all if you come across a person not breathing, dial 911 and tell people around you to call 911. With the abundance of Automated External Defibrillators (AED's are devices that deliver an electric shock to restart a stopped heart) being installed in businesses and public areas, there may be confusion on what to do and which to grab. Burton Fire District Spokesman Daniel Byrne and Dr. Brett Cargill, Chief of Staff at Hilton Head Hospital, talk about the main differences between what CPR does and what an AED does in an emergency cardiac situation.
After three drug overdoses occurred in Beaufort County last weekend, Beaufort County Coroner Edward Allen and Sheriff P.J. Tanner convened a workshop of area officials, with the media in attendance, to discuss how to deal with the problem on March 30, 2017. Here, Allen and Tanner describe the dangers of the new and very powerful synthetic opioids like fenatyl.