Main Page - Latest News

Submit a news story.

Elderly SC man beaten to death in racial hate crime

Floyd Valachovic, an elderly white man was beaten to death in Berkeley County, SC on April 15th. The suspect is a black male who used the victim’s own oxygen tank as a weapon.

The perp wrecked his car on Highway 52 and is being held in the Monks Corner, SC detention center. Berkely County is part of the Charleston/North Charleston metro area, where the national media is fixated on an officer involved shooting death. However, race is censored in the murder of Floyd Valachovic.

Police say that John Dazzle murdered Valachovic, then attacked his own parents, then wrecked his car going 120 mph.


WCBD-TV: News, Weather, and Sports for Charleston, SC