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Arrest Made in Infant Death

On November 13, 2012 at approximately 6:15 am the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office responded to Jordan Road regarding a 5-week old child believed to be deceased. The parents of the child awakened to find the child not in her bassinet in their bedroom. The mother of the baby went to the living room of the home to [...]

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Arrests Made in Armed Robbery

On November 14, 2012 at approximately 7:10 PM the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a fight in progress involving several unknown subjects in the area of Dillon Dr. and Hammett St. Deputies arrived on scene and located a 73 year old white male victim lying in the street bleeding from the head. [...]

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is once again upon us. Sheriff Loftis would like to provide these basic safety tips so that your trick-or-treating experience is a not only a great adventure and safe night for you and your children. You or a responsible adult should always accompany children ages 12 and under when trick-or-treating. – Ensure costumes fit [...]

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One Suspect Dead, One in Custody after Armed Robbery

At approximately 3:00 pm on October 25th the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office received a call for service regarding a robbery in progress involving two black male suspects entering the office of Precision Automotive located at Poinsett Highway.  At least one of the suspects was armed with a firearm when the two entered the business.  An [...]

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Woman Arrested for Criminal Domestic Violence, Victim Dies at Hospital

On October 18, 2012 at approximately 6:00 pm the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office received a call for service regarding an assault in progress at Rutledge Lake Road in Greenville.  When deputies arrived at the incident location they found the victim and 51-year old Tammy Lee Simpson, both with visible injuries.  As the result of the [...]

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Four Men Arrested For Distribution of Meth

On October 18, 2012, the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team was called to serve search and arrest warrants upon Kenneth M. Cartee at his home, located at Onyx Lane in Easley.  Over the course of the past two months, the Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division conducted controlled purchases of methamphetamine from Mr. Cartee.  Two [...]

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Three Men Arrested in Connection with Burglary

At 10:40 AM the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding a burglary at Emily Ln. The caller stated he returned home and discovered someone had broken into his residence and removed several items. The caller advised he located several items behind his residence and he encountered several subjects attempting to retrieve the [...]

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Public Assistance Requested in Identifying Armed Robbers

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at approximately 6:00 am an employee of the SPINX located at 3815 White Horse Road was in the process of collecting funds from the gasoline pumps in front of the store when two black males wearing dark clothing, masks and armed with handguns speed up to the employee in a [...]

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Greenville EUDL Coalition Announces 4th Wave of “Underage Drinking -Adult Consequences.” Halloween/High School Football Campaign Focus

The Greenville Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Coalition announced the fourth wave for the underage drinking enforcement and education campaign called “Underage Drinking. Adult Consequences” will start October 18 and run through October 31. The upcoming Enforcement and Public Education wave theme is meant to encourage a safe and sober Halloween for youth and young adults [...]

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Meth Lab Bust in Pelzer

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics Unit obtained information that a methamphetamine laboratory may be present at a Pelzer home located at Garrison Road.  Through the course of the investigation investigators were able to obtain consent to search the residence where, according to the attached arrest warrants, found items commonly used in the [...]

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