CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The man wanted in the shooting death of the brother-in-law of the mayor of Columbia, S.C., has been arrested in Charlotte, N.C. Charlotte police say 40-year-old Arthur Givens was arrested yesterday. He is charged with murder in the death of Donald Gist Jr., possession of a weapon by a felon, assault with a deadly weapon and communicating threats.
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - A Rock Hill couple has been found shot to death at their home and the York County coroner says it appears to have been a murder suicide. The coroner says Sabrina Gast said 91-year-old James Martin and 81-year-old Mary Jean Martin were found dead Monday morning. The coroner says both had been suffering health problems.
UNION, S.C. (AP) - Union County's coroner says more tests are needed to determine how an inmate died at the county jail. Thirty-four-year-old Robert Franklin Gregory of Union was found unresponsive in a jail cell just before 5:30 Sunday morning.
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) - A 29-year-old Anderson County man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his wife. Jonathan Roe admitted he shot 48-year-old Sonja Roe several times in their Iva home in January and then drove to Pennsylvania.
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