TIMMONSVILLE, S.C. (WBTW) — A man was found not guilty Thursday in the 2017 death of an 88-year-old Timmonsville woman, according to 12th Circuit Solicitor Ed Clements.
Clements said two of the people charged in Wilson’s death were witnesses for the prosecution.
Police said Wilson was stopped at a stop sign on Kershaw and Byrd streets in Timmonsville around 6 p.m. Aug. 28, 2017 when two men got out of a white car and went up to Wilson’s vehicle and shot into her car when she would not open the window. Two other men stayed inside the car during the incident.
In addition to Smith, Diante Rogers, Juwan Smith, Alfred Lamar and a 16-year-old, were charged with murder. Kevin Kvon Commander was arrested for accessory before the fact and criminal conspiracy.
Rogers was sentenced to life in prison. Juwan Smith, Lamar, and Robert Askins still need to be tried in the case, according to Clements.