The dance studio operator arrested Friday in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a student at his North Carolina home also has been accused of “inappropriately” touching the boy over a five-year period at the Fort Mill, SC, recreation complex where he ran a dance program, Fort Mill police said Monday.
The ex-con accused of the armed robbery of a Lake Wylie SC couple who were later murdered to keep them from testifying in court wants all charges against him thrown out, saying the seizure of materials from his jail cell – which prompted widespread protective measures for judges and lawyers – was illegal.
Two greyhounds who were feared to have fallen off a truck on the South Carolina interstate Friday have been located. One dog was recovered alive and unharmed, but the other was found dead after being struck by a car. The surviving hound has been reunited with the rescue organization that will put him up for adoption.
Allen Massey of Lancaster is charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of Demarcus Robinson, but he is arguing that the shooting is not a crime under South Carolina’s stand your ground law. Prosecutors are opposing the claim in a hearing that could last through Tuesday.
For two downtown Rock Hill churches, this Palm Sunday was no ordinary service. First Presbyterian and St. John’s United Methodist came together at the new Fountain Park for the inaugural “Hosanna at the Fountain.”
Rock Hill Police this weekend charged a 34-year-old woman with attempted murder after she was accused of shooting at a woman. The dispute started because the two women were involved in a relationship with the same man, according to police records.
Newport firefighters Joseph Volk and Rich Diamanti were injured March 23 while fighting a fire in the area between Rock Hill and York. Both suffered broken legs and other injuries but are home recovering, said Carl Faulk, Newport Fire Chief. The fire remains under investigation.