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Cases of fraud reported against owner of Curves

Cases of fraud reported against owner of Curves

Colleton County Law enforcement officers are investigating several reported cases of financial fraud related to a business in Walterboro that is now closed. Multiple Colleton residents have filed financial fraud…

Crime Snippets

Crime Snippets

Deputies investigate case of swindling where a man pretends to be a cop The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a case of swindling, where a male suspect is accused…

Crime Snippets

Crime Snippets

Yemassee man sought after cutting woman during argument Deputies are looking for a Yemassee man who will be charged with High and Aggravated Criminal Domestic Violence after he threatened to…

Man found floating in Edisto Beach lagoon is identified

Man found floating in Edisto Beach lagoon is identified

The identity of a man found floating in a lagoon at Edisto Beach in December of 2019 has been released. The man has been identified as Joseph McKeowen, 67, of…

Father, daughter deaths ruled accidental

Father, daughter deaths ruled accidental

The deaths of a father and daughter during a recent hunting trip have been officially ruled accidental. On Monday afternoon, Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey ruled the shooting deaths of…

Crime Snippets

Crime Snippets

Attempted murder under investigation Deputies with the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office were called to Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro on Dec. 22nd to a report of a gunshot victim. The…

New tobacco age law in effect

New tobacco age  law in effect

It is now illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to buy tobacco. The new national law was signed by U.S. President Donald Trump on Dec. 20th and is…

Man found in a lagoon at Edisto Beach

Man found in a lagoon at Edisto Beach

Colleton County authorities are investigating the death of a man who was found floating in a lagoon last week at Edisto Beach. The man, whose identity is being withheld while…

Crime Snippets

Crime Snippets

Cottageville man’s email to senator prompts investigation A Cottageville-area resident contacted a South Carolina Senator via email, which led to the State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) being contacted. According to…

2019 Colleton crime stats ready for review

2019 Colleton crime stats ready for review

Year-end numbers from the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office show a dip in violent crime in the county, as compared to statistics provided by the sheriff’s office in 2017. There were…

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