Man charged with murder in connection to Florence County homicide

Man charged with murder in connection to Florence County homicide
Jaylin Tyhon Zeandre Thompkins (Source: Florence County Detention Center)

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - A Pee Dee man is facing murder charges in connection to a deadly shooting.

Maj. Mike Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office said deputies are investigating the incident, which happened in Johnsonville on Saturday.

Nunn also said 22-year-old Jaylin Tyhon Zeandre Thompkins, of Johnsonville, was later arrested by investigators.

Thompkins is charged with one count each of murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

He’s being held at the Florence County Detention Center.

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