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4:30 am on Thursday April 25, 2013

Police arrest suspect in connection to Allison Griffor home invasion, shooting

A shotgun fired at a Pierpont Avenue home in 2011 sent shot through a bedroom wall and killed 5-year-old Allison Griffor, a year-and-a-half later Philip Moses has been arrested in alleged connection.
4:27 am on Thursday May 24, 2012

Still no answers in fatal shooting of 5-year-old

Update May 24: Two months later and the most notable development is the apparent lack of any public developments in the case of a home invassion that left 5-year-old Allison Griffor with a fatal wound. However, police have issued a statement to say...
5:22 am on Thursday March 22, 2012

Five suspects in custody after St. Helena home invasion

Five are in police custody — including one family member of the victims — after a home invasion and subsequent manhunt that started Monday at 4 a.m. on St. Helena Island. Arrested and charged with 1st degree Burglary, Kidnapping, Assault and Battery...
11:59 pm on Wednesday March 14, 2012

Home invasion, armed robbery reported at Burton home

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery and assault reported at a Burton home last night. Just after 10 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13, Sheriff's deputies responded to a residence on Churchdale Drive [map below] in...
4:55 am on Saturday December 31, 2011

5-year-old girl that was shot while sleeping has died (Update: Reward increased)

Update December 31: The end of the year has come, but the shooter in Allison Griffor's death still remains missing, but a pair of Griffor's young friends are hoping to change things. Michael and Steven Douglas — ages 9 and 6 — have done some...
4:20 am on Sunday November 6, 2011

Many questions as 5-year-old, father shot at West Ashley home (Updated)

Update November 6: If you're curious how events unfolded on the Griffor family the night of October 25, or how the family has been left reeling following the death of 5-year-old Allison Griffor, The Post and Courier has a report you should read....
10:00 am on Saturday April 30, 2011

Home invader shot and killed in Moncks Corner (update: Gadsden's family questions police)

Image by Flickr user danieljohnsonjr You could just leave your lights on as this sign suggests...or you could take a cue from the Moncks Corner homeowner and arm yourself with a pistol.Update April 29: The family of Bobby Gadsden, the deceased...
11:15 am on Thursday July 8, 2010

FBI investigating local case of home invasion gone wrong (update: two men indicted)

Image by Flickr user Brymo Update July 8: The Post and Courier reports that a federal grand jury has handed down a six-count indictment against developer Thomas True and martial arts master Gunther Blancke -- each face one count of conspiracy to...