3 more arrests, 6 total in shooting of 88-year-old woman in Timmonsville

TIMMONSVILLE (WBTW) – Timmonsville Police Chief Billy Brown says three more people have been charged for the shooting and attempted robbery involving an elderly woman in Florence County.  This makes 6 total arrests in connection to the attempted armed robbery.

Javarius and Juwan Smith Courtesy of Florence County Detention Center

Authorities have charged Javarius Smith, Juwan Smith, Diante Rogers and a 16-year-old who are all in custody.

Javarius Smith, Juwan Smith, and Alfred Lamar have been charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and possession of a firearm during a violent crime.

Kevin Kvon Commander was arrested for accessory before the fact and criminal conspiracy. He will also be charged with unlawful possession of a handgun.

Diante Rogers was charged by Marion police with larceny, possession of a weapon by unlawful person, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, robbery, kidnapping and conspiracy.

Commander and Lamar, courtesy of the Florence County Detention Center.

Chief Billy Brown added the 16-year-old is also in custody, but could not comment on the juvenile’s charges.

No more arrests are expected but more charges could be possible.

Diante Rogers