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.
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.
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 Keep Reading