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Steven Lee Reynolds, of 3 Padgett St. in Seneca, was arrested without incident shortly after 7 p.m. after deputies received a tip that he was on Coffee Road near Stribling Shoals Road in Walhalla, according to an Oconee County Sheriff’s Office news release.
Residents around Padgett Street in the Utica community, where two people were shot to death Monday morning, voiced concerns over drugs and violence they say are prevalent in the neighborhood.
Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis identified the victims as 54-year-old Timothy Wayne Caldwell, who lived at the home, and 29-year-old David Thomas Tranah of Seneca. Tranah recently lived at a home on West Oak Highway, according to Addis.
Oconee County Council will hear presentations from Sheriff Mike Crenshaw and Salem director of operations Ryan Hardin before getting down to business at its meeting tonight.
Clemson City Council incumbent Jerry Chapman, who is seeking a second term, said traffic is a major problem facing the city and one that “is not going to get better without some serious long-range planning and an ‘all-in’ commitment to public transportation.”