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Woman arrested in connection with February murder of husband

YORK, Ala. (WIAT) — 44-year-old Carolyn Rogers Cook was arrested Thursday for the Feb. 2015 murder of her husband, Echols Cook, Senior Trooper Reginal King with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said. 53 more words


Encougaging Misconduct: Prosecutor shields Sumter deputies in shooting

How in the H-E-double-hockey-stick did two Sumter County sheriff’s deputies who opened fire on an unarmed man “act properly”? Oh, that’s right, later they justified their conduct by concocting a tale straight out of… 402 more words

Criminal Justice

South Carolina: James and Crystal Driggers Arrested For Forcing Daughter To Sleep Outside Because She Ate Pop-Tart Without Permission

NBC News — Two South Carolina parents were arrested this week after forcing their 14-year-old daughter to live in a tent in the woods because she ate a Pop-Tart without permission, authorities said. 63 more words


SC - Sumter Co. Deputies Searching for Missing Woman

Sumter County, SC (WLTX) — The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office needs help finding an 83-year-old woman who was last seen on Saturday afternoon.

Deputies said Steinkie Seales was last seen on North Main Street near the assisted living facility she lives in around 3 p.m. 7 more words


Alabama State Troopers investigating fatal accident in Sumter County

SUMTER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Alabama State Troopers are investigating a fatal accident that happened early Saturday on Alabama State Route 28, seven miles east of Livingston. 61 more words


FL - Silver Alert issued for missing woman - Daily Commercial: News

WEBSTER — A Silver Alert has been issued for an 85-year-old woman missing from Sumter County who has dementia.

Sylvia Rita Behrens was last heard from at about 4 a.m. 40 more words


Double homicide in Sumter County

SUMTER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Sumter County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call about a body on the ground outside a residence at 357 Lauderdale Road in Cuba, Alabama on June 2. 97 more words