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4:36 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Third suspect arrested in video chat break-in

A third of three suspects has been arrested in an armed break-in that occurred while a girl video chatted on Skype.
12:34 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Man sees Charleston break-in, assault on Skype call (Updated)

Image by Flickr user mofetos Update 3, February 22: The third suspect, Brandon Green, has been arrested in Columbia. Update 2, February 17: A second suspect, Ledarian Phillips, 20, has been arrested and a third suspect, Brandon Green of Summerville...
5:01 am on Wednesday February 13, 2013

Man sees Charleston break-in, assault on Skype call

One of three suspects have been arrested for a break-in and assault at a Sumter Street home, a crime that the victim's boyfriend saw the start of on a Sykpe video call.
1:43 pm on Friday March 12, 2010

Teen breaks into home, faced down by 64-year-old former boxer

"I hit him with the gun. I hit him a little bit. I hit him with a left, so he fell down between there." Live 5 News has the story. Andrews is up near Georgetown.
2:30 am on Sunday January 10, 2010

Break-ins perplex in southern Charleston County

Image by Flickr user subsircle The southern and rural part of Charleston County has been shocked by an upswing in crime and burglaries, even more perplexing is why and where the crime surge has come from. The Post and Courier did a bit of looking...
11:35 am on Wednesday August 20, 2008

Orangeburg girl hid in closet, called 911 during break-in

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9:29 pm on Saturday July 5, 2008

Man choked to death by window

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4:58 am on Thursday July 3, 2008

Police arrest suspect in sexual assaults

Michael Anthony WashingtonPolice have arrested a suspect in the various sexual assaults during the past year, most of them downtown, that had left many concerned for their safety and officials urging caution among residents. Michael Anthony...