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The Union Public Safety Department reported the following arrests:

— Jessica Monique Rice, 24, of 101 Cornwell St., Union, was charged with disorderly conduct and trespassing around 5:55 a.m. Nov. 14. According to the arrest warrant, Rice got out of her car, grabbed a woman by the hair, struck her in the face, and pulled her to the ground while on the 200 block of Lipsey Street in Union. Rice was already on trespass notice for that property.

— Phillip Maurice Lawson, 29, of 1209 Arthur Boulevard, Union, was charged with trespassing around 11:57 p.m. Nov. 13.

The Union Public Safety Department reported the following incident:

— A resident of East Lee Street, Union, reported on Nov. 13 that someone kicked in her front door while she was away from the residence. Nothing was missing from inside the residence, and damage to the door was estimated at around $200.

The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:

— Around 11:12 p.m. Nov. 13, officers were dispatched to the intersection of Mill Street and Lockhart Drive in Lockhart in reference to a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a female sitting in front of Lockhart Town Hall with an article of clothing wrapped around her hand and blood on her face. She stated her finger had been “blown off.” A male was lying in the roadway with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to his left shoulder. Several witnesses stated that the male and female were arguing, and the male grabbed the shotgun and put the barrel under his chin. Witnesses stated the female tried to pull the muzzle of the gun away from the male when the gun discharged, injuring the female’s hand. The male then chambered another round and shot himself in the shoulder. Both the male and female were transported to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center to receive treatment for their injuries.

— The owner of a residence on Kelly Road, Union, reported on Nov. 13 that a mower and utility trailer were stolen from the residence between 7 p.m. Nov. 12 and 1 p.m. Nov. 13. The Grasshopper mower was valued at $7,000; the bagger attachment was valued at $1,500, and the utility trailer was valued at $1,000.

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