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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 »

South Pointe High didn’t follow emergency procedure during lockdown

By Don Worthington — dworthington@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — South Pointe High School failed to follow emergency procedures Wednesday, Rock Hill school district officials say, allowing students returning from the Applied Technology Center to be dropped off on campus during the middle of a security lockdown. School officials met Thursday to review the incident and already … Continue reading »

[The Herald] Newspaper Runs Gun Ad Next To Coverage Of Connecticut Shooting

Rock Hill Herald, a newspaper in South Carolina, printed a large ad for a big gun sale in Rock Hill on the same page as its coverage of Friday’s massacre in Newtown, Connecticut. The ad, which touted Christmas discounts on Smith & Wesson assault rifles, ran in Saturday’s edition on pages A4-A5: The editor, Paul … Continue reading »

Drive-by shooter injures Rock Hill man, 20

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com ROCK HILL — Police say a drive-by shooter opened fire on a 20-year-old Rock Hill man early Tuesday morning while he was walking down a street. William Bernard Wright was taken to Piedmont Medical Center. He was treated and released. Police spoke with two witnesses who said that while Wright was walking down … Continue reading »

Man shot outside Rock Hill apartment complex

By Jonathan McFadden — jmcfadden@heraldonline.com By Jonathan McFaddenThe_Herald Police say a man was shot outside a Rock Hill apartment complex early Sunday morning. Shortly before 1 a.m., police responded to Market Place Apartments off Heckle Boulevard when neighbors complained about hearing gunshots. When authorities arrived, they found a young male laying in the front yard … Continue reading »

Gunman open fires on Rock Hill home

By Andrew Dys – adys@heraldonline.com By Andrew Dys      The Herald ROCK HILL – Rock Hill police are investigating an attempted murder where a man opened fire into a Chestnut Street home Wednesday morning while allegedly walking down the street with a woman and a child as young as 4 years old. A 20-year-old man was … Continue reading »

Woman dies when shots fired into her Rock Hill home

By Nicole E. Smith – nsmith@heraldonline.com By Nicole E. Smith      The Herald ROCK HILL – Rock Hill police are investigating the shooting death of a woman on Tuesday night. Elonia Ware, 41, was sitting in a chair in her living room when multiple rounds were fired into the home at 283 Powderhouse Street, said Lt. … Continue reading »