Alligators, it turns out, are not that different from humans when it comes to bundling up during cold weather. They retreat to burrows and dens, but they don’t hibernate. They do slow down, though, and become less aggressive.
A woman in a home on Blain Lane told police she dropped to the floor when she started hearing gunshots outside and some of the bullets possibly entering her home. Horry County police were called to the Conway-area home around 12:23 a.m. Wednesday in reference to a shots fired complaint.
Timothy Da’Shaun Taylor — a person of interest in the Brittanee Drexel disappearance — who pleaded guilty to federal charges on an unrelated six-year-old crime, is asking to be released on bond until his sentencing next month.
A man on a moped, who ordered chicken tenders and two cheeseburgers, is accused of robbing a Wendy’s drive-thru at gunpoint late Tuesday night. Horry County police were called to the Wendy’s on Dick Pond Road at 11:43 p.m.
The Myrtle Beach Fire Department hosted a Christmas tree burning demonstration, burning two separate Christmas trees (one watered and one dry) to demonstrate the effects of Christmas tree-related fires.