Michael Odom was trying to put the gun in the waistband of his pants when it dropped onto the concrete, firing once and killing Odom’s friend.
Richland County authorities say a man stabbed his brother after an argument over which dinnerware to use.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — More election problems in Richland County. A state audit has determined county election officials failed to count more than 1,100 absentee votes in city and county elections Nov. 5. County election […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old Benedict College student bled to death after delivering a stillborn baby alone in her dorm room. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said the student was found dead […]
Officials are investigating the discovery of a body on the campus of Benedict College in Columbia.
A Richland County man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for shooting at highway troopers last year in downtown Columbia after a high-speed chase.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a Columbia father already in custody after his 2-month-old son was brought to the hospital with suspicious injuries will face more serious charges after the baby died. Richland County […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A jail guard in Richland County has been arrested and accused of assaulting an inmate. Thirty-seven-year-old Robin Smith is accused of stomping on an inmate who had been booked on a […]
The Richland County coroner says a Columbia tattoo parlor owner shot himself in the head after asking two other people if they wanted to play Russian roulette.
A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for a drunken boating crash that killed two people on another vessel on Lake Murray.