Couple Sentenced for Murder of Sex Offender

SC Couple Sentenced to Life in Prison for Admitted Murder of Sex Offender A Union County man and his wife have been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to murder charges, which alleged they killed a man and his wife after learning the man was a registered sex offender. Jeremy Moody and his wife, Christina Moody, were sentenced to life in prison for the murder charges. The couple was arrested last July, after a neighbor called 911 around 8:40 PM after hearing gun shots. The caller asked police to check the home of Gretched and … [Read more...]

White Supremacist Charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor

Former Aryan Nations Leader Arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor A fiery former pastor and Aryan Nations leader in South Carolina, who once appeared on an episode of the Jerry Springer Show, has been arrested and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor. August Byron Kreis, 59, was arrested by Richland County authorities on Wednesday, February 19th, on charges of second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, and disseminating child pornography to a child under 12. According to police reports, the child’s … [Read more...]

Kershaw County Cracking Down on Sex Offenders

Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office Stepping Up Enforcement of Sex Offender Laws The Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office says that there are 144 active registered sex offenders, mostly men, who reside in Kershaw County. Unfortunately, many of them have reportedly failed to comply with sex offender laws, so the department announced on Thursday, February 6th, that it will begin cracking down on noncompliant sex offenders. According to investigations, some of the registered sex offenders have failed to provide updated information when they move, or … [Read more...]

Former Teacher Pleads Guilty to Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Former Teacher Charged with Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor On Tuesday, October 14th, a former Horry County teacher pleaded guilty before Judge Edward B. Cottingham on two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor in the third degree, and one count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Shane Allen Watson, a 27-year-old from Surfside Beach, was booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center around this time last year, after being charged with communicating obscene messages to minor children. According to the … [Read more...]