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10:14 am on Thursday February 14, 2013

No charges to be filed in case of 18-wheeler that ran over man

A truck driver won't face charge after he ran over 26-year-old Nick Collins who was thrown from a car.
11:49 pm on Tuesday February 28, 2012

Charges dropped against one Occupy Charleston protestor

The trespassing case against one Occupy Charleston protest has been dismissed. While two cases remain against Occupy protesters who camped out on Tuesday, November 22, 2011, Justin Honea was arrested for "prohibited activities in park" on Monday,...
4:04 am on Thursday September 22, 2011

Shootings, tasings, machetees, and more: Police reports abound in Beaufort

TheDigitel Beaufort is generally pretty quiet with no more than one or so notable story of physical assault, robbery, or — in the very rare occasions — a homicide per week. Things have been a good bit more active as of late. Let's do the rundown: -...
8:14 am on Thursday July 28, 2011

Felony charges filed in case of dog that perished in hot weather

Flickr user jeffbalke Not the dog in question, but you get the idea. A Lowcountry dog perished last Thursday after it was left outside with little shade in a 110-degree heat index. And now 26-year-old Bluffton man Loies Loyola is being charged with...
12:54 pm on Thursday June 16, 2011

Drama meets drag in the Beaufort Beauties competition

Flickr user Tayrawr Fortune Don't worry it's just glitter. Perhaps you heard that Pro Slab Concrete Inc.'s Trey Ambrose was to be a participant in the offbeat "Beaufort Beauties" drag fashion contest fundraiser? When we saw The Island Packet's...
4:14 am on Saturday March 19, 2011

'Preacher' shoots West Ashley woman inside her own home (update: murder charge, more details)

Image by Flickr user voteprimeUpdate March 19, details: More details continue to emerge in the odd case. The Post and Courier again has an update, this one focusing on Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen's defense of the officers' actions and the...
9:50 am on Wednesday December 1, 2010

Bluffton man arrested after allegedly playing with genitals during Harry Potter movie (updated: congrats you're in The Daily News and on Conan O'Brien)

Flickr user bbheart ewwww... Another update: We also heard the Harry Potter arrest was mentioned during Conan O'Brien's opening monologue last night. We embedded the video below. The Harry Potter mention starts at the 2:05 mark. Updated Dec. 1:...
10:07 am on Tuesday November 30, 2010

Bluffton man arrested after allegedly exposing genitals at Harry Potter movie

On Monday, November 29, Bluffton police were summoned to the Sea Turtle Cinemas after employees spotted a movie goer acting strangely. (If you don't know Bluffton, it's down there next to Hilton Head.) Not long after, Alexander Ofner, 39, was in...
5:55 am on Friday April 3, 2009

Men arrested in theft of 80 cartons of cigarettes

Image by Flickr user oopsilonImage by 20090403-cigarettes.jpg   [gmap markers=blue::32.805816874625705,-80.02081990242004 |zoom=13 |center=32.800406083236744,-80.02321243286133 |width=220px |height=200px |control=Small |type=Map] The Post and...
4:47 am on Tuesday March 10, 2009

Poker charges sticking to Mount Pleasant Five

The group of poker players found guilty of breaking the state's gambling laws tried to get similar charges dismissed, but the judge wasn't receptive to their argument. Read more stories on this subject in our poker topic page.Go get the story at...