CHESTER A special election will be held Feb. 3 to fill the Chester City Council seat left open by the Nov. 4 killing of councilman Odell Williams. At Monday night's council meeting - the first since Williams, 69, was gunned down in what police say was a gang-related drive-by shooting - city staff told council members that state law requires the city hold a special election despite some council seats coming open later in 2015.
The Charlotte Observer, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 11:08 AM
Chester County sheriff's deputies tell local media outlets that 25-year-old Terrance Williams Buchanan was arrested Tuesday night and charged with accessory before the fact to a felony in the death of Chester councilman Odell Williams. Williams was shot in the head Nov. 4 as he sat in his car.
Post and Courier, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 12:16 PM
Dixon is charged with accessory to a violent felony in the shooting death of Councilman Odell Williams. Williams was shot in the head on November 4th while sitting in his car.
WLTX-TV Columbia, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 08:54 AM
CHESTER The fourth person charged by police in connection to the Nov. 4 drive-by shooting death of Chester County Councilman and former police officer Odell Williams turned himself in Monday after a manhunt that spanned the weekend. Derrick Dixon, 18, whom police say has ties to the Roundtree Circle gang in Chester, is charged with accessory to murder.
The Charlotte Observer, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 01:56 PM
Police say three suspected gang members have been arrested in the killing of a South Carolina city councilman who was gunned down earlier this month. Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood said Friday that 18-year-old Christopher Moore is charged with murder and 25-year-old Quinton McClinton is charged with accessory to murder.
The Lebanon Daily News, Fri, Nov 14 2014 @ 05:39 PM
Chester City Councilman Shot Dead Overnight A Chester City Council member confirms that a city council member died Tuesday night after a shooting. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1u00oyj CHESTER, S.C. -- A Chester City Council member confirms that a city council member died Tuesday night after a shooting.
WLTX-TV Columbia, Wed, Nov 5 2014 @ 09:55 AM
A husband and wife from Lancaster are dead after what police are calling a murder-suicide in Chester on Thursday. The incident happened in the parking lot of the Water Sewer District building at 155 Wylie Street around 3 p.m. when officers received reports of gunshots.
WIS-TV Columbia, Tue, Nov 4 2014 @ 03:00 AM