Joseph L. Jones, 30, was driving a pickup truck when an officer said he spotted Jones and his juvenile passenger without seat belts on. The officer says when he tried to stop the car, Jones pulled into a car wash.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol charged 25-year-old Russell Edward Zorn with first offense DUI, less than .10 and open liquor. Zorn was picked up Saturday night in Aiken and is currently out on bond.
Minnie Lee Lamb was arrested in November after investigators say she beat her 10-year-old granddaughter with a belt in June. The girl was found to have cuts and bruises all over her legs, arm and face.
School's still out in Aiken County. Students have until Monday to finish up the winter break. But in North Augusta, the city's SWAT team paid a visit to several schools today. They were there for a very important reason.
It's a death that has law enforcement shocked as police in Swainsboro investigate their first homicide of the year. As News 12's Christie Ethridge reports, in a town of just 7,000 people, the loss of one can be felt throughout the whole community.
The victim said she left her purse unattended in her shopping cart. When she returned to the cart, she noticed her wallet was missing. These cards were later used at the Target in Evans by the suspects in the photo.
Three men wearing scarves around their faces entered JR's Stop and Shop on MLK Boulevard Saturday around 8:30 p.m. A man who was in the store when it happened told News 12 all seven victims did as they were told.