Crime & Courts

  • Stun gun cuts down 'Half Pint'

    A 31-year-old Cheserfield man wanted for questioning about a burglary at TJT’s Grocery refused to go along, and instead wielded a beer can in a threatening manner, pulled off his shirt and sent “pre-attack signals” toward Detective Mikkos Newman on Friday, Oct. 1, at Evans Mill Road. Bad move.

  • Sheriff's reports: She's done with him

    PAGELAND — Deputies Joseph Carnes and Becky Martin responded at 10:40 p.m. Sept. 29 to a call at 2850 Airport Road about a woman beating on the door and trying to get in. When deputies arrived they spoke to the door beater, April Michelle Funderburk, 36, of 400 East Maynard St., Pageland. She told them she’d caught her husband at the home with another woman.

  • Car and cash vanish

  • Ruby man runs, hides, goes to jail

    RUBY – An ill-tempered Ruby man was charged with criminal domestic violence, an open container violation and lying to law officers after Deputy Robert White and Sgt. Garry Munn responded to a call on Sept. 24. The resident of 593 Hwy. 265 in Ruby called to report that her ex-boyfriend was trying to kick in her door.

  • Frequent fighters jailed again

    JEFFERSON – At 6:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 28, a dispatcher received a call on an open line and heard yelling, screaming and threats and chatter about Millie Jean Doster “looking at a barrel of a shotgun