Rock Hill

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Rock Hill woman charged in traffic death had previous DUI

ROCK HILL — The Rock Hill woman who troopers say was drunk when she rear-ended another woman’s car, causing her death Monday afternoon, also was charged with drinking and driving in 2008, state records show. Cassie Cunningham, 36, enrolled in an alcohol and drug safety program and paid $100 for a provisional driver’s license that … Continue reading »

Police: Rock Hill man touched 4 children inappropriately

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill man charged 20 years ago with committing lewd acts with a child is back in jail after deputies say he inappropriately touched neighborhood children within the last three months. On Aug. 28, a York County woman called deputies to report that her three sons, ages 9, 6 … Continue reading »

Rock Hill woman assaulted with pepper spray at McDonald’s drive-thru

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill woman waiting at the McDonalds drive-thru with her five children told police a man yelled at her before dousing her with pepper spray on Saturday. Police at about 8:45 a.m. spoke with the woman, 31, who said she was assaulted while at the McDonalds on Dave Lyle … Continue reading »

MOTHER OF THE YEAR AWARD [-OIRH]: Pregnant Rock Hill woman accused of using knife in argument with boyfriend

By Jonathan McFadden —jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A pregnant Rock Hill mother was arrested Saturday after police say she attacked her boyfriend with a knife and glass while holding a child in her hands because he would not hand over his food stamp card. Jasmine Lastar Dotray, 22, is charged with criminal domestic violence, resisting police and … Continue reading »

Police: York man assaulted girlfriend at Days Inn

By Jonathan McFadden —jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A York man who police say flew into a violent rage Saturday and attacked his girlfriend, hitting her with a phone before choking her until she fell unconscious, was arrested after he went to the hospital to visit her and claimed she attacked him. Sometime after 11 p.m., police were … Continue reading »

Police: Dad choked teen son at Cherry Park

By Jonathan McFadden —jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Charlotte father was charged with cruelty to children after police say he choked his teenage son to the point the boy vomited in a Rock Hill park on Saturday. Police were sent to Cherry Park at about 12 p.m. after a caller said she saw a man choke a … Continue reading »

Report: Rock Hill man assaulted girlfriend with ginger ale

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — Police charged a Rock Hill man with assault and battery after they say he threw a full bottle of ginger ale at his girlfriend, causing her right arm to swell on Monday. Police were called to the CVS on Celanese Road at about 9 p.m. after a … Continue reading »

Man shot outside Rock Hill club on Easter

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill man was shot in the thigh during a shooting that scattered club goers and left shell casings in two parking lots at the Infiniti nightclub early Sunday. Police were called to the East Main Street club around 1:50 a.m. after receiving reports that shots … Continue reading »

Rock Hill grandmother gets probation in baby death

By Andrew Dys — adys@heraldonline.com YORK — A Rock Hill grandmother was sentenced to probation Thursday after pleading guilty to unlawful neglect toward a child after her 2-month-old granddaughter suffocated last year. Toni Chavis, 56, was charged two months after Jaylin Chavis died May 6. Toni Chavis’ boyfriend, Roger Bryson, was sentenced to 18 months … Continue reading »

12 charged in Rock Hill car fraud scheme at Big A’s Auto Sales

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — Twelve people have been charged in a car fraud scheme that cheated hundreds of customers and some investors in a Rock Hill auto sales business out of at least $500,000, according to police. A joint investigation by Rock Hill Police, the State Law Enforcement Division and the … Continue reading »

Report: Rock Hill man accused of sex with girl, 12

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — A Rock Hill man admitted to police on Monday that he had sex with a 12-year-old girl in his bathroom late last year, deputies say. Billy Joe Gordon II, 20, of 1029 Kacie Drive is charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, according to a … 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 man misses prison, robs bank to go back

CHICAGO (AP) – Authorities say a 73-year-old ex-convict told investigators he became accustomed to life in prison and wanted to get caught when he robbed another bank so he could live his final years behind bars. A federal complaint says Walter Unbehaun walked into a suburban Chicago bank with a pistol and used the novel stickup … Continue reading »

Deputies: Wife assaulted husband with logging chain

By WBTV Web Staff - email ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) – A Rock Hill woman was arrested after she assaulted her husband with a logging chain during a dispute, according to the York County Sheriff’s Office. The incident happened the morning of Sunday, February 10, at the woman’s home on Indian Trail in Rock Hill. A … Continue reading »

$250,000 Mega Millions ticket sold in Rock Hill

ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) – A Rock Hill retailer sold a Mega Millions® ticket worth $250,000 for Tuesday night’s drawing. Herlong Express at 490 S. Herlong Ave. in Rock Hill is the lucky lottery destination. The ticket sold in Rock Hill matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Had the ticket holder purchased Megaplier® for … Continue reading »