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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…

Execution of Search Warrant Nets One Arrest with Multiple Charges

Execution of Search Warrant Nets One Arrest with Multiple Charges

The execution of a search warrant on Hwy 23 W by the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office’s Narcotics Unit, June 9,  resulted in the arrest of one individual on multiple charges. …

One Day of Crimes Results in Over $12,000 of Stolen Items

One Day of Crimes Results in Over $12,000 of Stolen Items

Two separate crimes in Edgefield County, Thursday, June 13, resulted in the theft of over $12,000 worth of items.  According to reports filed with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, deputies…

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

A routine traffic stopped resulted in the arrests of three individuals, two 18 year old men and a 26 year old man, Tuesday, May 28.  According to a report filed…

False Report of Infant’s Drowning Results in Arrest

False Report of Infant’s Drowning Results in Arrest

A woman who claimed her 2 year old infant had drowned over the weekend has been arrested and is facing charges of breach of peace and filing a false police…

Community Shows Its Support for Injured Fire Fighter Wesley Spires

Community Shows Its Support for Injured Fire Fighter Wesley Spires

The Westside Volunteer Fire Department and the Merriwether Fire Department held a BBQ plate sale to benefit Wesley Spires, Saturday, June 1, at the Westside Community Center. While an exact…