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Murdered man's mother glad arrests made in case

Updated: 02/28/2007 - The shooting death of John Grimes III was one of only two murder cases unsolved by the Richmond County Sheriff's Office in 2006. Now investigators say they have identified the men responsible for killing Grimes.

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Shooting suspect arrested

Updated: 02/28/2007 - Richmond County deputies have arrested Emanuel Demmons, wanted in the shooting of Dominique Ellis on Sunday, February 25. Demmons surrendered himself at approximately 11:30.

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Sheriff's Office: Augusta cold case solved

Updated: 02/28/2007 - Eva Taylor is relieved and overjoyed that Richmond County investigators have captured two of the three suspects wanted for the murder of her youngest son, 27-year-old John Grimes.

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Video shows Trenton woman abusing foster child

Posted: 02/27/2007 - A mother is behind bars after deputies say a teenager videotaped her abusing a 12-year-old foster child. Belinda Cooper of Trenton is charged with assault and neglect by Edgefield County investigators.

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Alleged shooter considered armed and dangerous

Posted: 02/27/2007 - 19-year-old Emmanuel Demmons is considered armed and dangerous and is believed to be carrying at least two different weapons. Now police need your help finding him so he doesn't shoot again.

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Apartment break-in ends with gunfire

Updated: 02/26/2007 - A break-in at a Lumpkin Road apartment complex ended with gunshots, and now police are searching for the two men responsible. No one was injured, but residents say they're fearful of being hit by a stray bullet.

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Teen wanted in Grace Street shooting

Updated: 02/26/2007 - Police are still looking for a gunman considered armed and dangerous. 19-year-old Emmanuel Demmons is wanted for shooting a teenager three times Sunday afternoon.

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Harlem police add six TASER guns to arsenal

Updated: 02/26/2007 - The Harlem Police Department has joined Aiken County in giving its officers TASER guns to use on suspects who don't cooperate. But both Richmond and Columbia counties aren't convinced they're safe.

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Growing trend of prescription drug thefts

Updated: 02/23/2007 - Almost $2000 worth of highly addictive painkillers has been stolen from area homes and businesses in just the last week. They're familiar drugs with a high street resale value, like Vicodin, Percocet, and Oxycodone.

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Woman shoots son

Updated: 02/23/2007 - Johnna Wilson is accused of shooting her son, Justin Jarrett, at their home in Jackson during a dispute Thursday night. Authorities say an argument between the two got so heated, it almost became deadly.

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Suspected murderer arrested

Updated: 02/22/2007 - An ex-con, parole jumper and murder suspect is back in jail. Officers captured Maurice Roscoe this afternoon at a Gordon Highway motel. He was wanted for killing Pierce McClattie, Jr. Tuesday night.

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Federal probation violator wanted

Updated: 02/22/2007 - U.S. Marshals need your help finding Timothy Curtis. Curtis is wanted on a federal probation violation. He is considered dangerous, and police say to use caution if you see him.

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Evans man wanted for abducting son may be in Mexico

Updated: 02/22/2007 - The FBI is still looking for an Evans man wanted for abducting his baby son. One-year-old Ezekiel Brown was last seen with his father, 38-year-old William Brown, on January 31. Three weeks have passed.

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Man convicted of killing cops sentenced to death

Posted: 02/21/2007 - Steven Bixby has been sentenced to death in Abbeville. Bixby was convicted of killing two police officers over a land dispute involving a road construction project back in 2003.

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Four arrested in Aiken "gang-related" brawl

Posted: 02/20/2007 - Police say a nasty brawl that broke out in a McDonald's parking lot in Aiken was "gang-related". They say they've been watching for awhile and there have been multiple incidents in recent months that point to gang activity.

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Workers say manager cut hours after they reported harassment

Updated: 02/20/2007 - Workers at the Warrenville Movie Gallery say their hours were cut after they reported sexual harassment in the workplace. Now they're taking their claim to the state of South Carolina to get their pay back.

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Deputies say no evidence of alleged Phinizy Road rape

Posted: 02/20/2007 - Monday, News 12 told you a 63-year-old woman told deputies that a stranger attacked her while she was taking out the trash. Now deputies say there's no evidence to support that.

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Two men wanted in unrelated sexual assaults

Posted: 02/20/2007 - Aiken County needs your help finding two men suspected of sexual assault. Jerry Kemp of Belvedere is wanted for criminal sexual conduct with a minor. Tyrone Wade of North Augusta is wanted for two sexual assaults.

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Special Assignment: Unsolved Murder

Posted: 02/19/2007 - A single gunshot rang out in a crowded bar. One man lost his life. And six and a half years later, the gunman is still on the run. Somebody got away with murder on September 18, 2000.

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Phinizy Road woman raped after taking out trash

Updated: 02/20/2007 - A woman says she was sexually assaulted as she was stepping outside her Phinizy Road home to take out the trash. Now some of her neighbors are paying more attention to their surroundings.

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