Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Seeks the Public’s Help in Locating Missing 82 Year Old Man

Update: E-911/Communications Center received word around mid-morning today that Mr. Lawson was located near an address on Old Greenville Highway by the Clemson University Police Department.  According to information received by our dispatch, contact had been made with his family. Original Story: (Walhalla, SC)————————————–The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing 82 year old […]

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Local Offices Closed Monday for Labor Day

The City of Seneca, Seneca Light and Water, and Oconee County Government Offices will be closed on Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day. For your convenience, the Seneca Light & Water Plant Night Deposit will remain open 24 hours for Seneca Light & Water payments. In case of an emergency, please call 885–2723 for assistance.  Additionally, all branches of the OCPL […]

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Arrests Reported Wednesday in Oconee County

According to arrest records from the Oconee County Detention Center, on Wednesday Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 18 year-old Morgan Grace Fields of Westminster and charged her with two counts of pointing a firearm at a person. She remains in custody pending bond. Also on Wednesday, jail records show that Seneca Police and Oconee Deputies charged Carlton Gaylord Williams, age 34, and […]

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GBI investigating Royston, GA Shooting

Police in Royston, Georgia are investigating a shooting death that took place there overnight. Our sister station WLHR reports that just after midnight, two men got into an argument at a location on Spring Street. Royston Police Chief Donnie Boleman with more… The names of the suspect and the victim have not been released and Chief Boleman said he has […]

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Westminster Shooting Under Investigation

Update from OCSO: Oconee County Sheriff’s Deputies are investigating a shooting reported Wednesday night in the area of Sims Street near Westminster. Reports sate that a female subject was shot in the back. She was removed from the scene by paramedics and taken to an area hospital. According to warrants, 59 year-old Donnie Wayne Wheeler was booked into jail on […]

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Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Files Murder Charge against Swansea, SC Man in Homicide Investigation

(Walhalla, SC)–Based upon evidence obtained in an ongoing investigation into a recent homicide on Hobson Street near Westminster, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has obtained an arrest warrant charging a Swansea, SC man with Murder. The Sheriff’s Office has also obtained arrest warrants against the same suspect on charges of Attempted Murder and First Degree Burglary in relation to a […]

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