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Unidentified man wanted in armed robbery


Updated 03-15-2017

Sumter Police detectives are working to identify a man wanted in connection to the armed robbery of an individual Monday.

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Stabbing death investigation underway


Updated 03-10-2017

Police are investigating a stabbing this morning that resulted in death.

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Widow of officer honored


Updated 02-27-2017

Ms. Elizabeth Burns didn’t know what to expect when she was asked to come to the Law Enforcement Center on Monday morning.

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Driver charged after bicyclist struck, killed


Updated 02-13-2017

A 25-year-old man is charged with hit and run after a man on a bicycle was struck and killed Sunday.

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Mom faces homicide by neglect charge


Updated 01-05-2017

A 28-year-old woman is in jail today after an investigation determined her actions contributed to the death of her infant son.

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Suspect charged after cashing fake checks


Updated 01-07-2017

A woman wanted on multiple charges after cashing fake payroll checks at local businesses has been arrested.

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