Police and Fire

Members of the Blue Ridge community watch group showed their appreciation for officers who patrol their area  during Officer Appreciation Week on Tuesday.

Blue Ridge community thanks officers

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A group of thankful citizens near Landrum gathered on Tuesday to show their appreciation for the work of Greenville County deputies in their area.

Deputies were equally appreciative.

“It means everything to us (to be recognized),” said investigator Willie Porter. “This is who we work for and care about.”

Man dies from roof collapse

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A Greenville man died Monday evening after a roof collapsed on him at a home construction site in Greer.
Greenville County Coroner Parks Evans said Arturo Elizaldo Velasquez, 33, was pulled from the collapse at around 6:30 p.m. by coworkers, but died from blunt force trauma to the head.


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