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2:26 am on Tuesday December 13, 2011

Thanks to a pack of cards, a 2002 North Charleston slaying ends in a conviction

A cold case involving the 2002 slaying of a North Charleston taxi driver, Eugene Thomas, has ended with a 20-year sentence for Derrick Wright. The conviction is being largely attributed to a deck of playing cards printed with the face and info of...
1:37 pm on Sunday December 5, 2010

Hopes high that DNA evidence could solve three Charleston slayings from 1994-5

Image by Flickr user James GloverIn a span of 16 months from 1994 to 1995 three black woman were found slain on King Street and police had thought them connected, but they were never solved. Now a decade-and-a-half later, they are hopeful that the...
1:42 pm on Saturday October 30, 2010

In 1992 cold case homicide, one accused of concealing truth

Another man has been arrested in connection with the cold case of the slaying of James Allen Horton stationed in North Charleston back in 1992. Kevin Bertram Lewis was arrested and charged misprision of the felony -- basically, he's accused of...