Arrest made in connection with February 2023 drive-by shooting


On February 02, 2023 there was a drive by shooting at 203 Reardon Street in Manning.  During this shooting one of the victims (Lelanni Marie Durham) was struck by the gunfire and passed away from her injuries.  On March 22, 2023 Dyontae Jevon Gamble was arrested with the assistance of the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) and the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office.  Dyontae Jevon Gamble was charged with Murder, Assault and Battery 1st Degree, Possession of a Weapon During a Violent Crime, and Discharging a Firearm into a Dwelling. The Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office was of great assistance in the investigation of this case.  This is an ongoing investigation.  If you have any information on this crime please contact the Manning Police Department at 803-435-8859 of the Manning Police Department Crime Tip Line at 803-433-8025.