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Police: Teens smoked pot behind York school

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com YORK — Police say three teenagers took to the woods behind their alternative school last week to smoke marijuana and cigarettes. At about 7:35 a.m. Thursday, a teacher told a police officer at York One Academy that she saw three students go into the woods near a dirt road on … Continue reading »

Police: Pregnant woman assaulted after telling boyfriend to stop smoking pot

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A pregnant Rock Hill woman told police that her boyfriend attacked her Sunday after she asked him not to smoke marijuana in her apartment. Police have charged Cameron Lavar Anderson, 24, with criminal domestic violence and possession of marijuana, according to Rock Hill Police documents. He was … Continue reading »

2 Rock Hill men arrested on gun, drug charges

By Anna Douglas — adouglas@heraldonline.com Police arrested two Rock Hill men, recovered several stolen guns and seized phones, drugs and money at a Simpson Street home late Wednesday night, according to a Rock Hill police report. Rock Hill police’s street crimes unit were staking out the house, looking for 18-year-old Jaquavius Daquan Belton, who had … Continue reading »

Rock Hill driver charged with felony in car crash

By Shawn Cetrone — scetrone@heraldonline.com A 23-year-old Rock Hill woman was flown to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte with serious injuries Saturday after an alleged drunk driver ran a red light and crashed into her car, authorities said. Ten minutes earlier the same driver had crashed his Ford Taurus into two cars in the parking lot of … Continue reading »

Rock Hill teen gets 3 years in botched drug deal

By Jonathan McFadden —jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill teenager whose grandmother said he was in “the wrong place at the wrong time” pleaded guilty this week to his involvement in a botched drug deal that landed an alleged pot dealer in the hospital for months. Lamar Jackquise Floyd, 17, turned his head from side to … Continue reading »

Rock Hill man gets 25 years prison for attack on girlfriend, her son

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com YORK — Now “clean and sober,” Danny Ray Pittman confessed to a judge that he battled a drug addiction and then begged for mercy before pleading guilty to brutally beating his girlfriend and her teenage son in February. “I have the highest regard for human life,” Pittman said while wiping away tears with … Continue reading »

Rock Hill man accused of shooting York man in the back

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill man whose criminal record includes past armed robbery charges was arrested Tuesday after police identified him as the hooded gunman who shot a York man in the back last week. Javan Labrese Peele, 20, of 1431 Ogden Road, is charged with attempted murder and possession of a … Continue reading »

Police: Rock Hill teen accused of dealing pot

news@fortmilltimes.com TEGA CAY — A Rock Hill teen was arrested on suspicion of dealing marijuana, according to a Tega Cay Police report. The report states a police officer on patrol stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on Hwy. 160 in Tega Cay earlier this month. The officer smelled a strong scent of marijuana and observed … Continue reading »

Man arrested on drug charges after police bust Rock Hill party

By Anna Douglas — adouglas@heraldonline.com Rock Hill Police broke up a noisy party at a house early Saturday and arrested a man who had 57.9 grams of marijuana and other drugs on him. Jonathan McBryde Koon, 23, of Rock Hill was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of 2.5 grams of hash and … Continue reading »

Rock Hill boy, 8, hurt in DSS placement

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com Social services officials are refusing to answer questions about why an 8-year-old Rock Hill boy was sent to live with his uncle – a convicted felon – after he was removed from his allegedly abusive father’s home months ago. That uncle is now charged with abusing the boy, too. The York County … Continue reading »

Drug dog finds marijuana at Rock Hill school after random search

By Anna Douglas — adouglas@heraldonline.com A random K-9 drug search at Rock Hill Schools’ Flexible Learning Center turned up a pack of cigarettes with marijuana hidden inside earlier this week, according to a Rock Hill police report. Police charged a 14-year-old female student with possession of marijuana after finding the cigarette pack with drugs in the pocket … Continue reading »

Fourth suspect arrested in Rock Hill armed robbery

By Jamie Self — jself@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — Police have arrested another suspect in an armed robbery this month in Rock Hill–one that occurred during a soured drug deal and not at a gas station, as victims told police. Tyler Mitchell Fesperman, 17, of Rock Hill is being held at Moss Justice Center in York on bond. He … Continue reading »

3 brothers arrested after meth lab bust in Rock Hill

By Anna Douglas — adouglas@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — Police arrested three brothers on drug charges after York County’s Multijurisdictional Drug Unit found methamphetamine and marijuana in their home, according to Lt. Mike Ligon. Tony Allen Bouler, 32, Thomas Dean Bouler, 30, and their half-brother, Jayson Lee Davis, 35, live in Rock Hill homes that Ligon says were using … Continue reading »

Yet ANOTHER stupid 420 Craigslist poster… *sigh*

Really?  I mean, really?

Police: Man attacked with knife, beer bottle outside Rock Hill motel

By Staff Reports — The Herald ROCK HILL — A man staying at a Rock Hill motel said two men held a knife to his throat, demanded money and then hit him over the head with a beer bottle, according to Rock Hill police. The 24-year-old victim was staying at Best Way Inn on Riverview Road when … Continue reading »