Included in this evening’s newscast:
— Police are investigating potential animal cruelty at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston.
— Meanwhile, a North Charleston man accused in an animal abuse case that made worldwide headlines last year has pleaded guilty.
— State officials have given their early approval to regulations that would limit the use of police officers in classroom discipline.
— Richland County authorities have now identified the man who was killed by deputies after a long standoff Monday night.