FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – An 18-year-old was arrested Tuesday evening and charged with murder after a man was found dead in the 2200 block of South Irby Street on Sunday, according to a press release from the Florence Police Department.
Dontavious Xavior Shaw, 18, was arrested around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday. The victim, identified as Kevin Tyler Parker, 31, of Florence, was found in a wooded area of the 2200 block of South Irby Street Sunday morning.
In addition to the murder charge, Shaw has also been charged with kidnapping, armed robbery and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He is currently being held at the Florence County Detention Center.