CRIME & SAFETY
Rock Hill seafood restaurant catches on fire, gets $200,000 in damages
The Rock Hill Fire Department said it responded to the fire at the Shrimp Boat on South Heckle Boulevard at 12:30 a.m. Nov. 28. Initial firefighting crews arrived on scene to observe smoke coming from the building.
Police: Woman arrested after intentionally hitting officers with vehicle in Union County
MONROE, N.C. (WBTV) – A woman was arrested after she allegedly hit two officers with her vehicle before driving away and crashing into other vehicles in Union County on Wednesday evening. The Monroe Police Department said 33-year-old Tanae Ramsey intentionally hit two probation officers around 6:30 p.m. in an...
Crash involving overturned logging truck slowing traffic in Lancaster Co.
INDIAN LAND, S.C. (WBTV) - A crash involving an overturned logging truck is backing up traffic in Lancaster County on Monday afternoon. The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 521 South and Red Ventures Drive in Indian Land. Pictures from the scene showed the truck tipped over on its...
Wesley Chapel Fire warns drivers against running over fire hoses
A fire department in Union County said someone cut their water supply by driving over and breaking two hoses while crews were fighting a fire.
Logger truck overturns on US-521 near Carolina border
Cleanup of an overturned logger truck on US-521 near the Carolina border stalled traffic for several hours Monday, SC Highway Patrol said.
13 Year Old Brings Gun To Castle Heights Middle School
York County, SC - Deputies say a middle schooler is accused of bringing a gun onto school grounds. The teen is now facing charges. Castle Heights is one of many middle schools in Rock Hill, SC.
Union County Sheriff’s Office collecting toys for the holidays
The department said this will be in partnership with the Holiday Heroes Toy Drive.
CN2 Picture of the Day – Cops on the Coop Fundraiser
LANCASTER COUNTY, S.C. (CN2 NEWS) – In CN2’s latest picture of the day, law enforcement officers took to the roof at the Chick-fil-a in Lancaster for the Cops on the Coop fundraiser. This Fundraiser supports Special Olympics South Carolina and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run for...
She Disappeared Near Uncle's Residence in South Carolina Leaving Behind Personal Effects Since 2014
The enigmatic disappearance of Aaliyah Shadeay Bell, a case that has perplexed the Rock Hill community in South Carolina since 2014, remains at the forefront of local police investigations. In a renewed effort to solve this enduring mystery, the Rock Hill Police Department has revisited the case, examining potential links to Rex Heuermann, a figure with a notorious background. Heuermann, known to have owned property near where Bell vanished, draws interest yet remains unlinked as a suspect. Despite the lack of direct connections, the police maintain a vigilant stance in exploring every possible lead.
Sheriff: Customer accidentally shoots gun inside Lancaster County Walmart
INDIAN LAND, S.C. (WBTV) - A customer accidentally shot their weapon at a Lancaster County Walmart Wednesday night, according to the sheriff’s office. The incident happened at the Supercenter along U.S. Highway 521. Deputies say they believed the discharge was accidental and advised a single shot was fired. Authorities...
S.C. cops shoot robbery suspect in hand, recover all stolen money
ROCK HILL, S.C. — Rock Hill Police on Monday night shot an alleged bank robbery suspect in the hand, and said in a news release the man showed a gun. No officers were injured, according to a written statement from the Rock Hill Police Department. The shooting happened in...
Kershaw County Fire Service tackle residential fire in Heath Springs
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) — A residential fire erupted in the 3000 Block of Stoneboro Rd, Heath Springs, yesterday, prompting a rapid response from Kershaw County Fire Service and EMS at 2:13 pm. Mutual aid was requested from Lancaster County Station 11 as Engine 23 arrived to find the home heavily engulfed in flames.
Weekly Safety Report: Officer-involved Shooting and Unsolved Disappearance Raise Concerns in Rock Hill
This week in Rock Hill, South Carolina, two incidents occurred that raised concerns for public safety. The first incident involved an armed bank robbery suspect who was shot by an officer at a busy shopping center. The second incident marked the 9th year since the disappearance of Aaliyah Bell Hall, an 18-year-old who went missing after leaving her uncle's house. These incidents have prompted a need for increased vigilance and awareness in the community.
Union County Drug Dealer Sentenced for Role in Fatal Overdose
• Trenton Latres Butler, a self-admitted drug dealer, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his involvement in a deadly overdose in Union County. • Butler was convicted of second-degree murder, trafficking in opium/heroin, and possession of a firearm by a felon.
RV engulfed in flames among two major overnight fires in Union County
UNION COUNTY, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — Firefighters responded to two major fires overnight Sunday in western Union County, including an RV engulfed in flames. According to the Wesley Chapel Fire Department, crews were joined by the Stallings Fire Department in responding to a residential building on fire just before 11 p.m. Nov. 19. It […]
Thanksgiving week marks 9th year Aaliyah Bell Hall vanished in Rock Hill
ROCK HILL, S.C. (CN2 NEWS) – This Thanksgiving week marks the 9th year an 18-year-old vanished in Rock Hill. Aaliyah Bell Hall went missing after leaving her uncle’s house on Chestnut Street on November 25th, 2014 around 11:15 PM. It was rainy and cold. Family says she was...
Union County Sheriff's Office Warns Residents of Jury Duty Scam
Discover how to protect yourself from a new scam in Union County, where callers impersonate the Sheriff's Office and demand fines for missed jury duty. Also, learn about five side hustles to earn extra cash this holiday season. Stay informed with Queen City Loop.