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Suspect arrested in Backpage killing of SC man

Backpage murders don’t seem to get the same media attention as ‘craigslist killings’. Maybe it’s because of the lack of alliteration. Backpage bloodshed doesn’t seem to have the same ring to it. I’m only half-kidding too. However, I will give each of these stories the attention they deserve to show that Backpage, while not only …

Craigslist shooting in SC leaves one dead

This past week in Aiken, South Carolina, there was a craigslist killing of sort. 23-year-old Frank Frazier Jr. was shot and killed during an attempted craigslist robbery police say. A couple responded to a craigslist ad for a used car for sale but the ad was a fake used to set up a robbery. The …

Suspects arrested in SC craigslist killing

2 charged with murder in shooting of Lexington County man: Arrest made in deadly SC Craigslist killing: Two suspects have been arrested in the shooting death of 29-year-old Tycus Toland of Lexington County, South Carolina. Tolland and his brother were both shot when they met with a pair who said they wanted to buy Vonkeith …

SC man killed during craigslist deal

Sheriff: 1 man killed, his brother wounded near Pelion by men responding to craigslist ad: Sheriff: One dead, another seriously injured during Craiglist transaction: 29-year-old Tycus Toland of Lexington County, South Carolina, was shot and killed over the weekend during a criagslist transaction where his brother was trying to sell his car. Tycus’ brother, Vonkeith …

SC man charged with Backpage rapes

Man accused of raping two women he met online in North Charleston motel rooms: 23-year-old Rodney Sherard Edwards of St. George, South Carolina is accused of raping two women in North Charleston. He is said to have found both women on Backpage and stormed their hotel rooms where he allegedly raped and then robbed them. …

South Carolina gets its very own craigslist killers

Police: Man murdered after meeting suspects via craigslist to sell truck: Sheriff: Craigslist deal led to murder of CofC student: 25-year-old Alex Apps of Beaufort, South Carolina did what they say you should do when doing business on craigslist. Apps was trying to sell his truck and he met the potential buyers in public, during …

Another pair of craigslist creepers caught in the Electric City

Anderson police arrest two Upstate men accused of using Craigslist to solicit minors: In Anderson, South Carolina, aka The Electric City, police have arrested two men on unrelated cases of allegedly soliciting kids for sex through craigslist. Police there arrested 44-year-old Rodney Wayne Gardner and 45-year-old Brian Lee Hewitt. If only they had arrested a …

South Carolina craigslist creeper caught by cops

Police: Man solicited sex with child on Craigslist: Central man arrested by Anderson police on predator charge: Tonight we go The Electric City of Anderson, South Carolina. If only they had The Electric Chair there. Anyway police in Anderson recently arrested 21-year-old Joshua Paul Collins for allegedly trying to solicit a child for sex on …

Guy with child molester facial hair arrested for trying to be a child molester on craigslist

I mean seriously, look at it. Lyman Man Arrested, Charged For Soliciting Minor On Popular Website: 30-year-old Richard Adam Burch of Lyman, South Carolina was arrested by police in Anderson, South Carolina for allegedly soliciting a minor for sex on craigslist. Since you’re reading this here you probably guessed that the minor he was communicating …

Another SC man caught in a craigslist pedo sting

Little River man arrested in internet predator sting by Georgetown authorities: The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office in South Carolina recently arrested 26-year-old Ryan Sean Bowlen of Little River, SC. He was charged with allegedly soliciting a child for sex through craigslist. Reports say that Bowlen placed an ad on craigslist soliciting sex and received a …

Myrtle Beach man caught in craigslist pedo sting

Myrtle Beach man arrested in Craigslist internet predator sting: Details are sketchy ion this one but investigators in South Carolina arrested 25-year-old Henry F. Borgeson of Myrtle Beach for allegedly using craigslist to solicit sex from a minor. Since you’re reading this here you can safely assume that the minor in question was actually the …

Judges tosses out craigslist suit against SC

Judge nixes suit: Last year South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster threatened craigslist with prosecution if they did not remove the adult services sections in South Carolina by May 15th. This was done in the wake of the murder of Julissa Brisman. I still think it’s political grandstanding but sometimes the ends justify the means. …

McMaster asks for dismissal of craigslist complaint

SC AG asks judge to drop Craigslist lawsuit: South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster has asked a federal judge to dismiss the complaint filed against him by craigslist. McMaster had previously threatened craigslist with prosecution for the prostitution ads on their site. Craigslist responded by filing a compliant against McMaster stating that McMatser’s threats violated …