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Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office

The two occupants inside of a Eutawville home were not injured after someone shot into it early Friday morning.

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Just before 12:30 a.m., a man and woman watching television inside of an Acme Street home saw and heard bullets coming inside of the hallway, according to an incident report.

No children were inside of the home at the time of the shooting incident.

A deputy located a bullet fragment inside of a wooden table in the living room.

The case remains under investigation.

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  • Someone stole numerous electronic items from an Ellis Avenue home on Thursday morning.

When the homeowner and his wife arrived there at 8 a.m., after another resident left the home secured at 5:40 a.m., they discovered several items missing.

The incident report states it appeared some person(s) entered the home through a vulnerable window and then exited through the backdoor.

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The stolen items include: a 50-inch ROKU television, a Sony PlayStation3, two Edison speakers with LED lights, eight DVDs, two PlayStation games, an HP laptop computer, a 35-inch Vizio television, a Sony PlayStation4 and four game controllers.

The value of the items is $1,700.

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  • A Bowman Branch Highway man called deputies to his Bowman home on Thursday at 8:59 p.m. to report that someone stole his 2009 blue Chrysler 300 sedan. The man told deputies he didn’t want to prosecute the offender, but just wanted his vehicle returned. It is valued at $12,000.

Orangeburg Department of Public Safety

A Sunnyside Street man woke up Thursday morning to realize that someone helped themselves to two riding lawnmowers he had chained on a trailer hitched to his Ford Explorer.

The lawnmowers and trailer were stolen.

The man called officers at 6:40 a.m. to report that his two yellow and black Poulan Pro zero-turn lawnmowers and black trailer were missing from in front of his home.

The value of the stolen items is $12,000.

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Martha Rose Brown covers crime and other topics. The South Carolina native has been a journalist for the past 17 years.

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