Stabbing at Crescent Ave., Easley

Gary Rowland Knight charged with murder in the stabbing of Paula Rae Ogrodoksi
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By 106.3 WORD

The Easley Police Department has charged 66 year old Gary Rowland Knight in the murder of 58 year old Paula Rae Ogrodoski.

Gary Rowland Knight - charged with murder

Pickens County Coroner Kandy Keller identified Ogrodoski.  She was reportedly stabbed in the chest.

Easley Police Department believe Knight and Ogrodoski got into an altercation Sunday at a home on Crescent Avenue and believe Knight pulled a knife on her.

Knight was arrested Monday for murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, no bond set according to arresting documents.


May 25, 2020 - Officers with the Easley Police Department were called to a home on Crescent Avenue shortly after 12 Noon Sunday after reports of an assault. 

Officers found a female victim suffering from a stab wound. 

Easley Police Chief Tim Tollison said a suspect is in custody. 

66 year old Gary Knight has been charged with murder.  Tollision said a preliminary investigation shows Knight and the victim got into an altercation and believe she was stabbed with a knife. 

The woman died from her injuries. 

At this time, her name has not been released.  




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