If you have any information about these crimes or any person(s) involved, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at or submit a Web Tip . You do not have to give your name. CRIME STOPPERS will pay a cash reward of up to $1000 and you can remain anonymous.
WANTED: Devan Chavis Bennett
March 25, 2020
Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Searching for Attempted Murder Suspect After Wednesday Afternoon Shooting
(Walhalla, SC)------------------------------------The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is searching tonight for an Oconee County man who has been charged after a shooting incident that occurred this afternoon.
Investigators are seeking the public’s help in locating 27 year old Devan Chavis Bennett, who has listed addresses in Westminster and Seneca. Bennett has been charged with one count each of Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon during Commission of a Violent Crime.
Deputies were dispatched to an address on Spartan Drive, which is located in the southern part of the county in the Foxwood Hills Subdivision, around 2:04pm this afternoon in regards to reports of a shooting. When deputies and investigators arrived on scene, they discovered a female who had been shot.
The female was transported to the hospital. The victim’s name, condition and hospital admission location are not being released at this time by the Sheriff’s Office due to safety and/or privacy concerns.
As the investigation continued and evidence was gathered in the case, investigators obtained arrest warrants this afternoon against Bennett for shooting the victim multiple times while being in possession of a firearm.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Devan Chavis Bennett, you can also submit a tip to Crimestoppers via the website for Oconee County Crimestoppers at www.oconeesccrimestoppers.com or by downloading the free P3 Tips app on your Apple or Android Device.
You don’t have to give your name when you contact Crimestoppers and the information provided will remain confidential. If your tip leads to an arrest in the case, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
You can also contact the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office directly if you see him or know his location by calling 911 or the non-emergency line of the Sheriff’s Office at 864-638-4111. The Sheriff’s Office asks our citizens not to approach or make contact with Bennett if they spot him.
The Sheriff’s Office considers Bennett to be armed and dangerous.
March 19, 2020
The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a trailer stolen from a job site in the Pointe Harbor Subdivision located off of Knox Road in Seneca. The trailer is a silver 16 foot tag- along work trailer. The photo attached is of the actual trailer. If you have any information on the trailer or the contents of the trailer please call the Oconee County Sheriff's Office to speak with Officer Michael Smith or if you wish to remain anonymous you can leave a tip via the Oconee County Crime Stoppers website at www.oconeesccrimestoppers.com
or via the P3 app available via Android or iOS device or you can call 1-888-CRIME-SC. If you tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.
Hit & Run in Seneca
February 05, 2020
South Carolina Highway Patrol is seeking information about a Hit and Run collision in which a pedestrian was struck and was injured. This happened on February 03, 2020 at around 6:50 p.m. on Friendship Road near Sitton Mill Road in Oconee County.
2000 – 2007 Chevrolet Silverado pickup, unknown color. The vehicle left the scene traveling in an unknown direction on Friendship Road. The vehicle should have damage to the passenger’s side. The passenger’s side mirror should also be missing.
If you have any information about this collision or about the vehicle of interest, contact the South Carolina Highway Patrol at 864-241-1000 or 1-800-768-1503, or you can call Crimestoppers of Oconee County at 888-CRIME-SC (274-6372). You may be entitled to a CASH REWARD if the information you provide leads to an arrest.
(Vehicle photos shown are representative of the model years)
Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of those responsible.
Walhalla Police Reports Missing Person
January 29, 2020
Tammy Elizabeth Stubblefield was reported missing on January 29, 2020.
She was last seen on December 6, 2019 on Moore Avenue in Walhalla, SC.
If you have any information on her location, please call the Walhalla Police Department at 864-638-5831 and speak with Capt. Tim Rice.
If you wish to remain anonymous call 1-888-CRIME-SC or by downloading the P3 Tips app on your Apple or Android device and submit your tip via the app. You may also visit the website at www.oconeesccrimestoppers.com and click on the Submit a Tip button.