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News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. EDT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina grandmother has been arrested after authorities say she left her four grandchildren in a hot car while she shopped for groceries. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports that 51-year-old Vanessa Brown-Oquenda faces four counts of child neglect.

CHESTER, S.C. (AP) - A driver has been sentenced to probation in the hit-and-run death of an 11-year-old boy who was waiting at a South Carolina school bus stop. Media outlets report Michelle Johnson was sentenced in Lancaster County Thursday.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a man whose body was found in a ditch on the side of a busy South Carolina interstate was hit by a car about two weeks ago. Richland County Coroner Gary Wats has identified the man as 40-year-old Craig Antoine Anderson.

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina woman has been charged after authorities ruled her 1-year-old son died from being left in a hot car. The State reports 24-year-old Latisha Nicole Rembert was charged with homicide by child abuse/neglect following the preliminary finding released Thursday by the Sumter County Coroner.

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