A Greenville man is being held in the Greenville County Detention Center without bond after police say he stole a SUV at a bakery on North Pleasantburg Drive that had a 3-year-old boy inside. He then led authorities on a manhunt.
Police and Fire
A proclamation for Peace Officers’ Memorial Day was presented at the City of Wellford’s May 6 council meeting, but council took no actions.
The Taylors Fire and Sewer District is in the very early stages of what it is calling the “Mill Hill project.
The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident in which a female inmate assaulted an officer at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
The South Carolina Law Enforcement Victim Advocate Association recently named Bridget Daly Musteata vice president of the organization.
A Duncan man is behind bars at The Spartanburg County Detention Center after police say he robbed two Dollar General Stores, a Kangaroo gas station, and attempted to rob a Citgo gas station. Robert Craig Allen, 53, of 5 Princess Drive, has been charged with two counts of armed robbery and two counts of attempted armed robbery.
Six-year-old Ben Leslie was diagnosed with Synovial Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer that affects soft tissues in the body. Leslie is from Saluda, N.C., but he has family ties in Duncan.
Numerous warrants have been issued on a Greer man who allegedly evaded police last week, according to incident reports obtained from the Greer Police Department. Warrants have been issued on Cleotis Anthony Mitchner, 25, of 801 S. Main St.
Jessica Nicole Mathis Ramirez-Dela Rosa, 25, of Greer died Saturday night after being thrown from a vehicle involved in a crash on I-26.