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saturday and 30s for valentine's day sunday. the cold air will be in place as our storm system approaches monday morning. 3 and wake up with fox carolina. we've got traffic and weather every ten minutes from five to nine am. 3 i'll have much more,coming up- up-thanks kendra-we continue tonight- 3 happening now... 3 south carolina... is front and
president.preps are underway for a major debate that will bring six republican candidates to greenville tomorrow night. night.and a week later... voters will decide... who wins the state's republican primary. 3 south carolina plays a major role in shaping the race from here.voters here have chosen the eventual g-o-p nominee every time but once, in 20-12. 20-12.the candidates are trying to sway those last minute undecided voters- 3 fox carolina's derek dellinger is live in downtown greenville...derek.. 3 yeah--the entire area around here is going to be blocked off tomorrow morning starting at 8, and will be like that all day. 3 this is a look at what will be affected--broad, from river to main--main, from court to murphy--south laruens from broad to court--and court, from main to river.
the debate that's happening tomorrow night.there's the security--the set-up, as well, that's going into this right now--not only inside, but outside the peace center.that all being said--there is this spectacle aspect that's here in downtown greenville right now--while the streets are still open.people getting ready--and some places taking advantage of the big debate coming to town.and while many eyes will be on the debate-- it's all to get eyes on voters. and we found some here in downtown greenville this evening that are still undecided. 3 3 174952-i'm looking forward to what they have to say. i especially wan to hear what john kasich has to say . i liked him in the last debate, so i want to see how he's doing this time.--175000 175000 3 175001-i'd like to see if it's time, if they're going to fluff up more or get rid off the fluff and firm up more than just besides the talking points.--175008 points.--175008and they hope to get those answers tomorrow-- those two we talked with say they are both going to the debate. 3 we will be at the debate, too. we will have live coverage tomorrow night at 10 o'clock from the spin room as the debate is happening--and we'll tell you about all that's
on foxcarolina-dot-com.cody?3 3 there is a new poll of south carolina voters out tonight. and it shows donald trump with a significant lead. lead.it was conducted in the past two days...and found donald trump leading with 36- percent, ted cruz with 19 percent... followed by marco rubio at 15-percent.jeb bush, john kasich, and ben carson followed. followed.four of the candidates... bush, carson, cruz and rubio - spent their day in greenville at bob jones university.this is the faith and family presidential forum. they each took the stage... answering questions by oran smith from palmetto family council and south carolina attorney general alan wilson. all were asked about their religious faith... abortion... the first amendment... and
for the candidates to talk about their conservative values... ahead of the first in the south primary. 3 3 3 we keep electing politicians that say one thing and do another, and they don't follow through and do what they said they would do - i think the stakes are too high for that to happen again. again. 3 commit to lift this country up and pray - even just one minute a day. day. 3 faith is the most important influence in my life - and a lot of times there's talk out there about oh you should separate faith from politics - when you're running for president especially you shouldnt do that. you should know what influences my life because it'll influence how i make decisions. decisions. 3 3 i'm looking for the holy spirit to be coming over here the next week, in my life to give me discernment and guidance, but my faith is an important part of my life. 3 3 3 i will continue to seek the wisdom of god, because i believe he still loves this nation and that he is willing to save this nation. but i
make that determination. 3 trump, cruz, rubio, kasich, bush, and carson are the only republicans who remain in the hunt for the nomination.. they'll all take the debate stage tomorrow night at nine. nine.and will be here for multiple appearances next week heading into the republican primary on the 20th. 3 three democratic candidates remain in the running.hillary clinton, bernie sanders, and willie wilson. wilson.their primary falls on the following saturday - february 27th. 3 an interview you'll see only on fox... 3 we're hearing from the parents of a spartanburg teen.autumn hunt was reported missing last week...and found murdered last night.as you can imagine... they are heart-broken and lost!
two men are being investigated in connection with hunt's homicide.they haven't been charged for that yet...but alfred caldwell and akello jeter are locked up for a separate crime- 3 autumn's parents have a message for the duo-but more importantly they want us to remember autumn---and the bright future she had ahead of her--- her---fox carolina's sharon johnson is live in the newsroom with their story. sharon 3 their story is one of extreme grief and anger.grieving the losss of their middle daughter and angry at the men accused of a crime authorities say is related to autumn's death. 3 3 3 theyare a close knit family... family...4:29:23 "she loved her family"and the hunts love talking about their beautiful children. children. 3 4:26:51 "she had her whole life ahead of her and she was she wanted and what she needed to do. she accomplished more at the age of 18 than most
wasn't done."autumn hunt was their middle daughter, just returning home from the military. military."she just got back, she's been with us for about 10 days. you know autumn, she's got a big heart, she'll help anybody, she's a very very passionate person."autumn disappeared a week ago... and was found dead yesterday.she had been shot in the head and her car burned. burned.4:32:33 "it hurts, it really does knowing i'm never going see her smiling face again, i'm never going to feel her arms around me." these men - akello jeter and alfred caldwell- are charged with kidnapping and robbing two men in a separate crime.the seventh circuit solicitor barry barnette says, at least one of them could be charged with killing autumn hunt. 3 3 4:32:09 "i've buried mu mother, fathers and brothers, sisters, i've lost a lot but there is no loss like your child, sniff, sniff.... i'm
one of the men is a former boyfriend. 3 4:23:01 "i know he was a cruel individual to her, she spent a lot of time crying. she didn't deserve that."the men appeared before a magistrate today to hear their first round of charges.but more charges are expected, expected,4:25:57 "i definitely want a conviction, on whoever is responsible for her death. what i want is never going to happen. all we can ask for is just justice."((dad)) it was a 3 senseless crime, no reason for it. ((mom)) i want to see the mazimum penalty. 3 tonight .. autumn's six year old sister brought me this note as i was talking with the family.it's hearbreaking. it
3 sharon, why does the solicitor say these two guys being held on another crime are connected to autumn's death? death?cody, he says shell casings found at an armed robbery involving the suspects matches a casing where autumn was found dead. 3 kendra is in the weather center for a look ahead at the forecast. forecast. 3 kendra: coming up i'll have your forecast
3 a security guard stabbed!he was working at an upstate department store... but ended up in a scuffle with a shoplifting suspect.... who managed to get away! away!plus... two men's bodies found in a henderson county hotel.when investigators think they'll know what happened!and a teen accused of vandalizing a simpsonville church.why police think... he hit other churches and neighborhoods too!
3 anderson police say a dillard's security officer was stabbed tonight- by a man trying to shoplift!the man got away from the anderson mall.. but not before cops say he was captured on surveillance-take a good look at this guy- 3 police say that guy was trying to shoplift--and as the dillard's employee tried to stop him he was stabbed in the forearm- he's expected to be okay-if you recognized the guy police- 3 investigators in asheville are working to identify a body. someone called 911 around 4:30 this afternoon after finding the remains in an office park on central avenue.police say the circumstances surrounding the adult's death are suspicious - but they don't believe there's any threat to the community at this time. 3 continuing to cover our counties 3 we've been working to get you more information on the charges against a teen accused of shooting out windows at
3 we told you last night about the arrest of robert grigsby - fountain inn police say he shot a b-b- gun at bethlehem baptist church. 3 now, the greenville county sheriff's office says grigsby is facing 13 more charges related to other vandalism cases throughout the county. including vandalism at rocky creek missionary baptist church. deputies say a handful of cars in the area had their windows shot out too, with an air gun. 3 grigsby was is expected in county bond court tomorrow morning charged with malicious damage to personal property. simpsonville police says he'll will also face charges in the city.more arrests are possible in this case - we'll be sure online. 3 a death investigation is underway in henderson county after two men were found dead inside a flat rock hotel. hotel.the bodies were found this morning at the mountain inn and suitesthat sits off upward road-the men have been identified as john tucker of arkansas and leonard lefford of michigan- the sheriff's
releasing more once autopsies are done- 3 an update to a story we first broke at four-easley police have identified a guy who they say dragged their officer several feet during a traffic stop- 3 the chief confirms they're looking for alex laguna-soto of greenville-he was pulled over for a tag violation- 3 chief tim tollison says the officer asked soto to get out of the car---that's when he says soto tried to take off--- the officer reached in to stop him but chief tollison says the officer was dragged about fifteen feet before he freed himself- officers chased him until they lost him near the greenville county line- 3 soto was driving a four door audi, with a paper tag and heavy damage to the passenger side-if you see him or this car call easley police- 3 pickens county deputies are investigating a break-in -- d need your help to track down the suspect. suspect.the sheriff's office says the man you see here
south main street in six mile sometime earlier this year. this week - a personal check taken from the unit was forged and negotiated at the country corner store on highway 183. several other items were stolen - anyone with information on this suspect or the crime should contact crimestoppers at 1-888-crimesc. 3 and a quick update out of pickens county - after parent protests...the school board has decided to wait and vote on a proposal that would close three schools. schools.a-r lewis, holly springs and amber elementaries may be shut down to save the district almost twelve million dollars-however, the school board is split on the move- the board has postponed the vote until february 22nd-it was originally scheduled for monday---of course we'll continue to follow any new developments- 3 kendra is in the weather center 3
3 after snow to start our friday, we are now looking ahead to monday's winter weather threat! it looks like a light wintry mix will be possible throughout monday, then turn to rain by mid to late afternoon. more on that in a second!expect roads to dry out in time of the overnight, with lows dropping to 28 for the upstate and 20 in the mountains. snow will continue along the tennessee border.the weekend will be cold with highs in the 40s on saturday and 30s for valentine's day sunday. the cold air will be in place as our storm system approaches monday morning. you can get the latest forecast at
3 3 for weather 24 hours a day, log on to fox carolina dot com and click on the weather tab 3 and make sure to download our new fox carolina weather app. you can get the latest weather info on the go, as well as get alerts on watches and warnings for your area.just text carolina weather to 23765 to download! 3 back to you. you.
3 new crime numbers are out for south carolina! carolina!sled put them out... tonight .. what we break down the numbers on violent crimes in our area...and the number of attacks on police. police.and the search is over... for a missing western north carolina man.a day after his abandoned truck was found...his family says his body has been located too. too.it's a boy!more than a week after his birth... we know more about the greenville zoo's newborn giraffe...and he has a name! name!
3 in a fox carolina follow up 3 the search has ended for a missing canton man---a cadaver dog found his body along a trail in oconee county- 3 the coroner confirming tonight scott turner died from a self destructive act.he went missing around 11 monday morning - the coroner says he likely died that
afternoon. afternoon.search crews had spent the last several days looking for turner - after his pickup truck was found on highway 107.a search team found turner's body off the
road this morning - the trail is somewhere family says turner had previously fished and hunted. an autopsy will be performed sunday morning to assist with the death investigation. 3 an attempter murder suspect who taunted anderson county deputies on social media has been captured in tennessee. tennessee.u.s. marshals picked up demarcus oliver on thursday- he's accused of shooting an acquaintance last october. october.investigators say oliver and the victim got into a fight, before shots were fired-it happened on mcduffie street- street-get thsi-he started posting about his involvement on our face book page and made other obscene posts as well- oliver said he was arrested on the night of the shooting but released-well, he's been arrested again and waiting for extradition back to anderson county- 3 now to new information 3 crime numbers are in from sled tonight -showing that violent crimes are down in south
enforcement officers are on the rise. rise.the uniform crime report released today shows the violence crime rate has dropped 12.2 percent from 2012 to 2013 - the most recent data available.the biggest decrease was a 14.7 percent drop in murder.the property crime rate was also down.on the other hand, assaults on law enforcement officers increased 6.3 percent in 2013 -the report is based on information from local law enforcement agencies across the state - and we have a link to the full
3 two arrests... 3 after the discovery of a man's body! body!a hunter found him weeks ago...tonight, who the victim is and who's charged with stabbing him to death. death.plus.... it's a busy political season in south carolina...we have presidential candidates... and even one... who's fictional!if you're a house of cards fan... you'll want to see what's going on in downtown greenville! greenville!and chief meteorologist kendra kent is putting together your seven day forecastshe'll tell you what you can expect..in the week to come. come.
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3 covering our counties... 3 we start in greenville county- two people are locked up accused of killing a man- and leaving his body in a field. 3 take a look at dale mathis and davia smith. investigators say- they discovered evidence tying mathis and smith to the homicide.
3 last month- a hunter- found jamie howard's body in a field. we covered it as breaking news. the coroner says- howard was stabbed in the chest. 3 mathis is charged with murder and arson. he is being held without bond.smith is also charged with murder and card theft. 3 in spartanburg county- a community is coming together to remember a man shot and killed last weekend. 3 cecil gilliam was found dead on sharpe street last saturday. friends and family-gathered at the same spot where he lost his life ... to honor him. him.they lit candles-signed banners- and wore matching shirts that said rest in peace with gilliam's photo. they also-prayed that justice will
son says- the last few days have been tough without his father. 3 3 3 i miss him so much and thank you all for coming out today for my dad and were 3 going to miss him 3 3 police say- adriel garnett is 3 accused of killing gilliam. right now- he is on the run..and believed to be in columbia or the goose creek area. police say he is armed and dangerous. 3 in spartanburg county- we now know the name of two people killed in head-on crash in duncan. duncan.it happened just after 6 this morning on highway 290 near berry shoals road in the duncan area.the coroner says- nicolas marron and yeny marron died on the scene. highway patrol says a pickup truck crossed the center line and