The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division released new details Wednesday afternoon, a day after attorneys for the family of a man killed in Hampton County said the case was now being considered a homicide.
The South Carolina Supreme Court has heard arguments concerning execution by firing squad being cruel and unusual punishment, but the court has yet to determine if the firing squad or electric chairs are legal ways to execute inmates in the state.
Williams and Washington McGee were two of four Lake City natives who were kidnapped when they traveled to Mexico earlier this month, Williams was injured and received multiple surgeries, but Washington McGee was not injured.
The team behind Hidden True Crime, a podcast and YouTube channel, released a statement on Tuesday afternoon about the decision to publish the recording of a call between Alex Murdaugh and his attorney.
Autumn, the Greenville zoo’s 17-year-old Masai giraffe, gave birth to her calf on Sunday, March 19 at 1:10 p.m. The zoo added that both Autumn and her new baby girl are healthy and currently bonding in the giraffe barn.
Prominent national Republicans, including a few running for president, were in the Lowcountry Saturday for one of the first big speaking events leading up to South Carolina’s 2024 First in the South primary.