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Horry County Police officer fired after he ‘misrepresented the truth’ in...

Horry County Police officer Kent Donald was fired last week after he ‘misrepresented the truth’ to obtain a search warrant during a 2008 narcotics investigation, according to a disciplinary report obtained by WMBF News. The report, filed September 15, states “it was recently determined by the courts that Officer Donald misrepresented the truth.” 

Motorcyclist killed after Florence County accident

A motorcyclist has been killed after an accident in Florence County, according to LcPl. Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 12:30 this afternoon on U.S. 301 near Olanta. According to Collins, a Toyota was trying to make a left turn onto U.S. 301, when the driver of a Harley Davidson motorcycle was attempting to illegally pass another vehicle.