Wanted Suspect: Joshua Isaac Oliver

Beaufort Police are attempting to locate the suspect who fired a pistol at the intersection of Greene Street and Hamar Street yesterday. 17 year old Joshua Isaac Oliver is wanted for attempted murder in connection with this case. Oliver’s last known address is on Washington Street but he is known to frequent Lady’s Island and St. Helena Island. Anyone who has information on his location is requested to contact the dispatch office at 524-2777 or Investigator Wilson at 322-7949.

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George O’Kelley Wins Special Election

With 55% of the votes, George O’Kelley beat fellow candidates Larry

Holman and Ron Petit to fill the open Beaufort City Council seat. According

to the Beaufort County Board of Elections, there was a 12% voter turnout.

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ATTEMPTED MURDER on Greene St, Downtown Beaufort

Shortly after 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Beaufort Police officers responded to a report of shots being

fired in the area of Greene Street and Hamar Street. Witnesses at the Charles Lind Brown

Community Center advised that they had heard the occupants of a vehicle make a loud

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