Armed Robbery Suspects Sought After By Seneca Police

Please help identify the suspects shown in the photos. They are suspected in the armed robbery of Save More/Marathon gas station at 671 Bypass 123, Seneca, SC on 02.17.21 @ 1:15 a.m. Any information can be directed to Investigator Mike Teramano at 864.973.3228 or [email protected] Police are investigating a theory that this robbery could be connected to other recent incidents […]

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Plane Crashes into Lake Jocassee

Update from Oconee Emergency Services: Oconee County Emergency Services (OCES)  responded to a small float-plane crash at Lake Jocassee in Oconee County. The float-plane crashed into Lake Jocassee with a pilot and passenger on board however both occupants were rescued without injury. No other injuries to anyone else on the lake have been reported at this time. Original Story: Just before […]

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Walhalla’s Confederate Memorial Fenced Off; Multiple Protesters Arrested Monday Night; Curfew Enacted

A twine fence has been placed around the Confederate Memorial in Walhalla along with signage that tells people to stay off the statue for their own safety. We spoke this morning with Police Chief Sean Brinson, who addressed the curfew implemented last night, as well as the multiple arrests that took place. He said his main concern, however, is protecting […]

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Three Missing From Seneca Located; Two Children Are Safe, Aunt is in Custody

Update: 06/16/2020 – Alexus Skinner is back in Oconee County… Seneca Police said on Sunday that 6 year-old Bryson Skinner and his sister, 3 year-old Ryleigh, were located in Screvin County, Georgia and are safe after they were reported as missing. Reports stated that their aunt, 23 year-old Alexus Skinner, took the children when their parent was working. Alexus Skinner […]

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One Man Protest Ends in Walhalla

An unnamed young man staged a protest in Walhalla tonight against a long standing historical civil war monument that stands in the grass median on W. Main Street.  He apparently climbed the tall monument and has attached himself with a purple, rope-like material. After a small crowd gathered and questioned the man as to his motives to demonstrate, he said […]

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Numerous Area PO Boxes Broken Into, Sheriff’s Office Comfirms

Update from Sister Station WGOG’S Dick Mangrum: Law enforcement authorities are reporting and confirming mail theft incidents late last weekend outside post offices in parts of Oconee and Anderson counties.  According to Oconee Sheriff Mike Crenshaw and his white-collar crime investigator Amanda Tinsley, mail-drop boxes were broken into Thursday night at the following Oconee County post offices:  Seneca and Richland.  […]

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Fatal Accident near Westminster

A motor vehicle collision occurred early Saturday morning resulting in one death. This single vehicle collision occurred on Richland Road near Richland at approximately 8:55 am.  A U-Haul truck off the road striking a tree.   This collision was reported to Oconee 911 Dispatchers at 8:57 am.   Gary L. Wyman, II, age 46 of Westminster, died at the scene from blunt […]

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