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Nude Moped Rider Arrested

Nude Moped Rider Arrested

Deputies with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 54-year-old man shortly after midnight July 23 for riding his moped naked through the town of Edgefield.  According to a report…

Golf Cart Thefts Continue

Golf Cart Thefts Continue

A report from the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office confirms that golf carts continue to be a target for thieves.  The latest documented theft occurred Sunday, July 14, at a home…

Burglary at Douglas Elementary

Burglary at Douglas Elementary

Three young white males, ages 19, 20, and 25, were arrested Wednesday, July 17, for a burglary at Douglas Elementary School. According to a report filed with the Edgefield County…

Mount of Olives Archway Missing FOUND

Mount of Olives Archway <del>Missing</del> FOUND

The wrought iron archway over the Mount of Olives Cemetery in Johnston, S.C., has disappeared. A beautiful, historic cemetery, where ancestors of some of the leaders of the Town of…

CAPTURED – Man Wanted in Virgil Wall Rd. Burglary

CAPTURED – Man Wanted in Virgil Wall Rd. Burglary

The suspect wanted in connection with the June 13th burglary on Virgil Wall Road was captured Monday, July 1, at a residence in McCormick, SC.  According to a spokesperson with…

Migrant Camp Burglarized

Migrant Camp Burglarized

The Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office responded to burglary call at a migrant camp on Mt. Calvary Road in Johnston, Wednesday, June 26.  There, deputies discovered at least 8 different transient…

Drugs and Cash Seized After Execution of Search Warrant

Drugs and Cash Seized After Execution of Search Warrant

The Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office’s Narcotics Unit as well as the ECSO SWAT Team executed a search warrant at a home on Blair Road in Modoc, SC (within Edgefield County),…

Fight at Gary Street Apartments; No Evidence of Reported Shots Fired

According to a spokesperson with the Edgefield City Police Department, officers with the EPD responded to the apartment complex on Gary Street late Wednesday night, June 19, in response to…

Sherriff’s Office Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

Sherriff’s Office Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

A daytime burglary on Virgil Wall Rd. in Edgefield occurred on Thursday, June 13. Items taken were 1 handgun, 4 rifles, chainsaws, 2 laptops, and jewelry. The estimated total value…

$8,000 Stolen in Johnston Burglary; One Suspect Arrested

$8,000 Stolen in Johnston Burglary; One Suspect Arrested

A theft at a home on Henry Lane in Johnston resulted in the loss of items worth over an estimated $8,0000, Tuesday, June 18.  According to a report filed with…