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Columbia police are seeking information on suspects who shot a clerk at the Family Dollar on South High School Avenue during an armed robbery Saturday morning.
Detective Capt. Rita Pickering said they are looking for two suspects who were wearing long jackets, toboggans and scarves that covered their faces.
A shooting that left an Expose man wounded has led to charges for another Marion County man.
Burnett Flowers, 30, of Columbia was arrested shortly after the incident that occurred near 1:30 Sunday morning at 98 Ratliff Loop in Expose.
A former Columbia Police Department officer avoided jail time after pleading guilty Tuesday to a charge that he had sex with a woman who was under post-release supervision in 2014.
Shawn Williams, who had been scheduled to go to trial Wednesday, is the last of four officers to be sentenced in the case.
The following land transactions were recorded in the Marion County Chancery Clerk’s Office during the week of Jan. 1:
• Gregory L. Barnes and Michael D. Peters to Annette Washington for property.
• Larry A. Barrett to Larry A. Barrett and Gloria W. Barrett for property.
After World War II, Elizabeth David, a formidable presence in British food circles, chronicled foods in post-war England, France and Italy. To the astonishment of the Brits, she reported that the poorest peasants in France and Italy dined more deliciously and well than the middle-class Englishman.