Christopher Buchanan, WLTX

Christopher Buchanan


Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent articles by Christopher:

Search underway for missing 12-year-old girl in Lexington County

The Lexington County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in finding a missing 12-year-old girl who went missing on Wednesday evening. → Read More

Victim identified in deadly Sumter shooting near local apartments

Based on their preliminary investigation, police believe Myers had been approached by at least two people after which someone opened fire. → Read More

First Lady Jill Biden in West Columbia for surprise visit

According to press pool reports, Dr. Jill Biden is expected to attend a celebration of Dr. Charles B. Jackson's 50 years as pastor of Brookland Baptist Church. → Read More

Columbia man finds a surprise win among stack of lottery tickets

A Columbia man said he likes to have several tickets in hand before checking them. So, he was in for a big surprise when he finally did. → Read More

Coroner identifies motorcyclists killed in Saturday I-26 accident

The accident happened in Newberry County and shut down eastbound I26 for some time. → Read More

Warrants detail justification for latest Alex Murdaugh arrest

Newly released warrants are shedding more light on the charges embattled attorney Alex Murdaugh now faces in South Carolina court after his most recent arrest. → Read More

Reported vehicle fire shuts down I-95 over Lake Marion

An incident initially reported as a car fire has shut down southbound I-95 over Lake Marion, with some drivers saying they've been stuck for some time. → Read More

Major accident on I-26 kills two motorcyclists in Newberry County

Two motorcyclists have died after a crash on I-26 that also shut down eastbound traffic for hours. → Read More

'Major accident' reported on I-26 in Newberry County

The Newberry County Sheriff's Office is warning drivers to avoid a portion of eastbound I-26 following an accident that occurred on Saturday afternoon. → Read More

Pedestrian killed on I-26 in Lexington County, SCHP says

The crash forced a traffic diversion onto I-77 while crews cleared the scene on Friday morning. → Read More

New details lead to manslaughter charge for woman attacked in her Sumter home

Samantha Funchess and Asaad Jamal McNeil now face charges of voluntary manslaughter in the death of Eugene Rhinehart III. → Read More

How a 22-year-old Columbia man just earned 28 years in prison

Authorities say that Isaiah Deshaun Butler shot a mother and daughter indirectly involved in a cell phone dispute between his girlfriend and her sibling. → Read More

2-year-old Orangeburg boy was shot before he died, police now say

Orangeburg authorities have shared new details in the death of a 2-year-old boy who was rushed to an area hospital by his mother on Monday. → Read More

Lexington teacher charged with keeping cannabis-laced candy in student prize box

A Lexington County elementary school teacher has been arrested after authorities say she kept cannabis-based candies in a student prize box in her classroom. → Read More

Woman draws $300,000 winning lottery ticket on Harbison Blvd., shares her plans

The winner said she already has a vacation in mind - though the destination isn't yet clear. → Read More

Drugs, scales and stolen guns seized during Orangeburg County traffic stop

It was a traffic violation that led to a car being stopped in Orangeburg County on Wednesday. But it was what one passenger had in a backpack that led to charges. → Read More

Input wanted on widening, adding lanes to well-traveled Richland County road

Richman County authorities are planning big changes for a well-used path between Two Notch Road and I-20. But they want to hear from residents in the area. → Read More

Heartbreaking new details in Richland County senior community deaths

Authorities now say the deaths of two people at a senior living complex in Richland County were the result of a murder-suicide. → Read More

Alex Murdaugh arrested on new charges related to death settlement case

A high-power South Carolina attorney whose life has become embroiled in multiple investigations has now been arrested for a second time. → Read More

Garners Ferry accident kills one near Columbia

For an unknown reason, authorities say the victim left the roadway and crashed into several trees. → Read More