Active search in Greenville County for man wanted for attempted murder, deputies say


Active search in Greenville County for man wanted for attempted murder, deputies say

BREAKING: Active search in Greenville County for man wanted for attempted murder, deputies say

Quatavis Rafaell Sloan is wanted for attempted murder, deputies say


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WE WILL TALK ABOUT THAT DETAIL, COMING UP. GEOFF: AS PARELLA HAS SET ALL MORNING, THE UPSTATE IS PREPARING FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF FLOODING. AMANDA: SOME PEOPLE ARE STILL TRYING TO CLEAN UP AFTER LAST WEEK’S FLASH FLOODS. PAIGE HOPKINS JOINS US LIVE FROM PICKENS COUNTY, ON OF THE HARDEST HIT AREAS. — ONE OF THE HARDEST HIT AREAS. PAIGE: THIS AREA WAS LITERALLY UNDERWATER LAST WEEK AND IT IS ON ITS WAY TO HAVING SERIOUS FLOODING AGAIN. I SPOKE WITH AN EMPLOYEE WHO WORKS AT THE FLEA MARKET, AND HE SAYS HE IS UNSURE WHEN THEY WILL OPEN BACK UP. THERE IS WATER SITTING AND IT IS IN A VALLEY, SO IT IS PRONE TO FLOODING, BUT IT IS NOT THE ONLY AREA. VIDEO LAST WEEK SHOWED HOW SEVERE THE FLASH FLOODS WERE AROUND AGAINST COUNTY AND ALL AROUND THE UPSTATE — AROUND PICKENS COUNTY AND AROUND THE UPSTATE. SO MANY HOMEOWNERS ARE CLEANING UP. WE SPOKE WITH ONE PERSON WHO LIVES IN A TRAILER WHO SAYS HE LOST ALMOST ALL OF HIS BELONGINGS AND WILL HAVE TO REBUILD. THE RAIN THIS MORNING WILL NOT BE HELPFUL AS THEY ARE STILL DRYING OUT FROM LAST WEEK. WE WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR CONDITIONS. IN THE MEANTIME, PREPARE FOR STANDING WATER ON THE ROADS AND LISTEN TO EMERGENCY RESPONDERS AS THEY WORK TO KEEP A SAFE DRIVE WHETHER. PAIGE HOPKINS, WYFF NEWS 4. GEOF THANK YOU. REMEMBER, IF YOU ARE AWAY FROM YOUR TELEVISION WHEN GOD WEATHER HITS, YOU CAN FIND THE LATEST WATCHE AND WEATHER ON THE WYFF NEWS 4 APP. AMANDA: OFFICIALS ARE LOOKING FO THIS YOUNG GIRL, SHE HAS STRAWBERRY BLONDE HAIR AND LOU EYES, LAST SEEN WEARING POLKADOT BOOTS AND A BLACK T-SHIRT — BLUE EYES, LESS SEEN WEARING POLKADOT BOOTS AND A BLACK T-SHIRT. IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING, CALL CASEY AUTHORITIES. GEOF TWO MISSING TEENAGERS ARE TWINS, 15-YEAR-OLD EMILY REBEKAH GARCIA AND HER SISTER, ABIGAIL GARCIA. THE GROUP OF TEENAGERS RUN AWAY ON AUTHORITIES SAY THEY HAVE FEBRUARY 9. FAMILY AND FRIENDS IN GREENVILLE, POLK, HENDERSON AND BUNCOMBE COUNTIES. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION TO HELP FIND THEM, CALL CRIME-STOPPERS AT 828-255-5050. AMANDA: BREAKING NEWS ON TH CORONAVIRUS. MORE THAN 1000 PEOPLE HAVE DIED. GEOF THE U.S. CONFIRMED ANOTHER CASE, BRINGING THE COUNTRY’S TOTAL TO 13. THERE ARE OVER 43,000 CASES WORLDWIDE. THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ARE STILL TRAPPED ON A CRUISE LINER IN JAPAN. IT’S BEEN QURANTINED SINCE LAST WEEK. 135 PEOPLE ON THE SHIP ARE SICK, 24 ARE AMERICAN. AMANDA: COMMITMENT NEWS THIS MORNING, THE FIRST VOTES IN THE NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY ARE IN. IT IS TRADITION THAT SMALL THREE TOWNSHIPS ALL VOTE AT MIDNIGHT. GEOF RIGHT NOW, AMY KLOBUCHAR IS IN THE LEAD. DIXVILLE NOT HAS A HISTORY OF CORRECTLY PREDICTING THE CANDIDATE. NEW POLLS SHOW SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS AND FORMER MAYOR PETE BUTTIGIEG PRACTICALLY TIED, WITH FORMER VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN AND SENATOR ELIZABETH WARREN NOT FAR BEHIND. TONIGHT, WE’LL HAVE EXTENDED COVERAGE FOR YOU HERE ON WYFF NEWS 4. A ONE HOUR NEWSCAST, TONIGHT AT 11:00, WHERE WE’LL BRING YOU THE RESULTS OF THE PRIMARY LIVE ON THE AIR, AS WELL AS HEAR FROM POLITICAL EXPERTS ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF THE FIRST PRIMARY OF THE ELECTION SEASON. AMANDA: PETE BUTTIGIEG AND SENATOR SANDERS ARE ASKING FOR A RECANVASS OF THE IOWA CAUCUSES. TH IOWA DEMOCRATIC PARTY GAVE BUTTIGIEG 14 NATIONAL DELEGATES, AND SANDERS WITH 12. THE SANDERS CAMPAIGN WANTS TO RECANVASS 28 LOCATIONS, THE BUTTIGIEG CAMPAIGN WANTS TO CHECK A RECANVASS WOULD MEAN 66. CHECKING THE VOTE COUNT AGAINST PAPER RECORDS. SO FAR, THE NBC DECISION DESK HAS NOT DECLARED A WINNER IN THE STATE. GEOFF: WE ARE TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP’S PROPOSED 2021 BUDGET. THE $4.8 TRILLION PLAN WAS DELIVERED TO THE HOUSE BUDGET COMMITTEE ON IT INCLUDES MONDAY. PROPOSED CUTS TO FOOD STAMPS, FARM SUBSIDIES, MEDICAID, AND STUDENT LOANS. THE PLAN ALSO BOOSTS MILITARY FUNDING. IT DOES NOT TOUCH SPENDING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY OR MEDICARE BENEFITS. AMANDA: RIGHT NOW IN GEORGIA, FEDERAL AND STATE INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING INTO A RANSOMWARE ATTACK. SO FAR, THE HACKERS HAVE NOT MADE ANY DEMANDS. IT HAPPENED ON A COMPUTER SYSTEM IN ROCKDALE COUNTY, AFTER EMPLOYEE OPENED AN E-MAIL ATTACHMENT, FLOODING THE SYSTEM WITH SPAM. OFFICIALS ARE DISCONNECTING SEVERAL SERVERS TO STOP HACKERS FROM ACCESSING PERSONAL INFORMATION. GEOF RIGHT NOW GREENVILLE COUNTY, DEPUTIES ARE SEARCHING FOR A PERSON WHO SHOT A HOMEOWNER IN THEIR FRONT YARD. IT HAPPENED ON FOXHALL ROAD, ON MONDAY MORNING. DEPUTIES SAY THERE WAS A BRIEF STRUGGLE BETWEEN THE TWO. THE HOMEOWNER TRYING TO LEAVE THE HOUSE AND GOT SHOT. INJURIES ARE NOT LIFE THREATENING. IF YOU CAN HELP DEPUTIES IDENTIFY WHO DID THIS, CALL CRIMESTOPPERS AT 23-CRIM AMANDA: WE ARE LEARNING MORE ABOUT A COCA-COLA TRUC FIRE NORTH CAROLINA LAST NIGHT. IT BROKE OUT AT A CONVENIENCE STORE IN MOREHEAD CITY. NO ONE WAS HURT AND IT HAS BEEN RULED AN ACCIDENT. GEOF THE UNIVERSITY RIDGE PROJECT IS MOVING FORWARD. GREENVILLE CITY COUNCIL PASSED A SECOND AND FINAL READING MONDAY NIGHT FOR REZONING PART OF DOWNTOWN. THE CITY OF GREENVILLE SECURED SOME SUBSTANTIAL VICTORIES IN THE PLAN, INCLUDING REDUCING BUILDING HEIGHTS FROM 20 TO 12 STORIES, ALLOCATING $7 MILLION TOWARDS AFFORDABLE HOUSING, REDUCING THE OVERALL SQUARE FOOTAGE, AND IMPOSING A DOWNTOWN DESIGN STANDAR AMANDA: SOME PEOPLE IN THE UPSTATE ARE SCRAMBLING TO FIND A NEW PLACE TO GET MARRIED, AFTER AN EVENT VENUE CANCELED WITHOUT WARNING. NOAH’S EVIDENCE FILED FOR CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY LAST WEEK. THE VENUE’S MANAGER SAYS IT WAS BOOKED THROUGH THE END OF TH YEAR, ACCORDING TO THE MANAGER. MANY PEOPLE FOUND OUT THEY WERE CLOSING ON FACEBOOK. ONE COUPLE FOUND OUT AFTER THEY PUT DOWN $5,000. WE REACHED OUT TO THE COMPANY BUT THEY DECLINED TO COMMENT. GEOFF: NEW THIS MORNING, THE FAMILY OF FALLEN JERSEY CITY POLICE DETECTIVE JOSEPH SEALS, WILL BE PRESENTED WITH A 48,000 DOLLAR CHECK TODAY SEALS WAS KILLED IN THE LINE DUTY, DURING THE DECEMBER 19 ATTACK ON A KOSHER SUPERMARKET, IN JERSEY CITY. LEADERS OFF THE NEW JERSEY AND NEW YORK ORTHODOX JEWISH COMMUNITY WILL PRESENT THE CHECK THIS MORNING AT CITY HALL. SEALS LEAVES BEHIND A WIFE AND 5 CHILDREN. AMANDA: MORE THAN U.S. TROOPS 100 ARE NOW DIAGNOSED WITH TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES, AFTER IRAN’S MISSILE ATTACK IN IR INITIALLY, THE PENTAGON SAID NO ONE WAS HURT. AROUND 200 PEOPLE WERE IN THE BLAST ZONE. THE ATTACK WAS RETALIATION FOR THE KILLING OF QASEM SOLEMANI. GEOFF: NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN THE MASSIVE EQUIFAX HACK. FOUR MEMBERS OF CHINA’S MILITARY ARE FACING CHARGES. U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL WILLIAM BARR ANNOUNCED THE CHARGES ON MONDAY, INCLUDING ECONOMIC ESPIONAGE AND WIRE FRAUD. THE 2017 HACK OF THE CREDIT REPORTING AGENCY COMPROMISED THE PERSONAL INFORMATION OF TENS OF MILLIONS OF AMERICANS. AMANDA: AHEAD OF VALENTINE’S DAY, THE FBI IS WARNING ABOUT ONLINE ROMANCE SCAMS THEY SAY PEOPLE MAY BE TAKING ADVANTAGE OF THOSE LOOKING FOR ROMANCE. THEY’RE LOOKING FOR FINANCIAL OR PERSONAL INFORMATION. THE FBI HAS SOME TIPS. THEY S TO SEARCH THE PERSON’S PHOTO TO SEE IF IT WAS USED ANYWHERE ELSE AND DO NOT BE AFRAID TO ASK QUESTIONS. BEWARE IF THE PERSON WANTS TO ISOLATE YOU FROM FRIENDS AND FAMILY, AND NEVER SEND MONEY TO ANYONE YOU DON’T KNOW. GEOF AND ANDERSON WOMAN IS TAKING HER LOTTERY WIN AND GOING SHOPPING. TAMMY SAVIRINO WON THE TOP PRIZE LAST WEEK, ON A 5 DOLLAR MON VAULT MULTIPLIER SCRATCH-OFF ON EAST SHOCKLEY FERRY RD. IN ANDERSON. THERE IS ONLY ONE TOP PRIZE LEFT. THE STORE RECEIVED A COMMISSION OF $1250. AMANDA: THE BACKSTREET BOYS ARE BACK, BRINGING THEIR WORLD TOUR TO CHARLOTTE THIS YEAR. LAST YEAR’S NORTH AMERICAN TOUR SOLD OUT. THEY’LL BE AT THE PNC MUS

BREAKING: Active search in Greenville County for man wanted for attempted murder, deputies say

Quatavis Rafaell Sloan is wanted for attempted murder, deputies say

Deputies with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office say they are searching for Quatavis Rafaell Sloan, 29, who they say is wanted by the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office for attempted murder, armed robbery, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and felon in possession. The focus of the search is around the White Horse Road and Lily Street area, deputies said. Anyone who sees Sloan should call 911 immediately.Greenville County Schools Spokeswoman Beth Brotherton said Berea Elementary and Berea High are on lockout because of the search.During a lockout school schedules operate normally, but exterior doors remain locked and no one is allowed in or out. Additional district security personnel are in the Berea area as a precaution. Augusta Circle Elementary, Hughes Middle and Blythe Elementary were briefly on lockout between 9:30 a.m. and 9:45 a.m.

Deputies with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office say they are searching for Quatavis Rafaell Sloan, 29, who they say is wanted by the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office for attempted murder, armed robbery, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and felon in possession.

The focus of the search is around the White Horse Road and Lily Street area, deputies said.

Anyone who sees Sloan should call 911 immediately.

Greenville County Schools Spokeswoman Beth Brotherton said Berea Elementary and Berea High are on lockout because of the search.

During a lockout school schedules operate normally, but exterior doors remain locked and no one is allowed in or out. Additional district security personnel are in the Berea area as a precaution.

Augusta Circle Elementary, Hughes Middle and Blythe Elementary were briefly on lockout between 9:30 a.m. and 9:45 a.m.


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