Crime & Courts

  • Crime reports 7/03/13

    Marijuana possession
    A Pageland man was arrested after being stopped at a traffic point June 22. Chesterfield County Deputy Clay Sikes reported Mitchell Graham Hargett, 32, 422 Duncan Road, Pageland, was stopped at the checkpoint at South Arant Street and Tory Road and was found to have an outstanding family court warrant.
    A search of Hargett revealed a cigarette pack with a hand-rolled marijuana cigarette inside, according to the report.

  • Crime reports 6/25/13

    Domestic dispute
    A Pageland man was arrested June 12 after a Chesterfield County deputy answered a domestic dispute call on Hatchery Road.
    Dep. Larry Tucker reported a 37-year-old woman said she had been hit by Derek Blake Edwards, 19, 509 Hatchery Road, #10, Pageland.
    Tucker reported no marks were visible on the woman, but Edwards admitted hitting her.
    Edwards reportedly asked if he went to jail could he stay a few days. Tucker said he could and took him into custody, according to the report.

  • Crime reports 6/18/13

    Alcohol and drugs
    Three people were arrested June 7 on drug and alcohol charges. According to a Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Department report prepared by Sgt. Stuart Robinson, he saw a car swerving on Hwy. 151 and made a traffic stop.
    The deputy reported he could smell marijuana in the vehicle and Jesse Allen Kirk, 21, 996 S. Arant, St., Apt. 2B, Pageland admitted there was a small amount of the drug in the car.
    Passenger Joshua Antwoin Williams, 21, 1005 Sioux St. Monroe, N.C. was found to have marijuana hidden in his mouth.

  • Crime reports 6/11/13

    Multiple charges
    A Pageland couple was arrested on a variety of charges after an alleged domestic dispute May 30.
    According to a report by Chesterfield County Deputy Ethan Foard, Nicholas Alexander Lewis, 29, and Kristen Stegall Lewis, 23, both of 2359 White Plains Church Road, Pageland, were taken to the Chesterfield County Detention Center.
    Foard reported he went to the address in response to a call and was met at the door by Nicholas, who had visible injuries and was bleeding. He said his wife had left walking.

  • Crime reports 5/21/13

    Trailer park tussle
    A Pageland woman was arrested and charged with third degree assault and battery and disorderly conduct May 14. According to a Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Department report by Deputy First Class Lee Lewis, he was dispatched to Stateline Trailer Park, where he found Niesha C. McManus, 22, 256 Tiny Grove Church Road, Pageland, outside a home with a 31-year-old woman, listed on the report as the complainant.

  • Crime reports 5/7/13

    A Pageland man was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and driving under suspension April 29. Chesterfield County Deputy First Class Lee Lewis reported he saw Jerrick Juvon Sowell, 26, 188 Honeysuckle Lane, Pageland, driving on Peach Orchard Road without side mirrors on the vehicle. Lewis stopped Sowell, who gave the deputy a false name and date of birth.

  • Lancaster man could receive life sentence

    COLUMBIA - United States Attorney Bill Nettles announced last week that William I. Satterwhite, 52, of Lancaster, pled guilty in federal court to being a felon in possession of a firearm, a violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 922(g)(1). United States District Judge Cameron McGowan Currie of Columbia accepted the plea and will impose sentence after she has reviewed the presentence report, which will be prepared by the U.S. Probation Office.

  • Crime reports 4/30/13

    A Union man and Wingate, N.C. woman were arrested on drug charges April 18. A Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Department report by Dep. Ethan Foard said he assisted the SC Highway Patrol at an accident at “the islands” west of Pageland.
    Foard reported the trooper told him Ashley Lauren Shearin, 23, 500-A N. Camden St., Wingate, was a passenger in the car and was in possession of pills identified as Xanax.

  • Crime reports 4/23/13

    Assault and possession
    A Jefferson woman was arrested and charged with third degree assault and battery, possession of marijuana and drug equipment violation April 10.
    A Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Department report by Dep. Lee Lewis said Valerey Shawta Robinson, 32, 303 Elizabeth St., Apt. 5B, Jefferson, was arrested after an 18-year-old woman said Robinson had assaulted her by striking her in the back of the head.

  • Crime reports 4/16/13

    ‘Green leafy substance’
    A Pageland man was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana, disregarding a stop sign and permit violation April 2. Chesterfield County Deputy First Class Randall Kerns reported he saw Montrell Gerald Lowery, 24, 91 Boyd Evans Road, Pageland, run a stop sign in the country east of town.