Jalen Derand Glymph, 21, of 6206 Arbor Crest Court in Fountain Inn SC has been arrested on charges of Murder, Breach of Peace High and Aggravated Nature, Possession of a Weapon During a Violent Crime.
Acting on a tip from Crime Stoppers, officers with the Newberry Police Department, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) Fugitive Task Force and the Newberry County Sheriff’s Office were able to arrest Glymph on outstanding warrants related to a murder that occurred on Holloway Street in Newberry on September 26. Glymph was taken into custody without incident. In addition to the outstanding charges, he was also charged with Possession of Crack Cocaine, Simple Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Police Chief Roy McClurkin said officers executed a search warrant of the property located at Indian Hills Apartments in Newberry where Glymph was taken into custody and located crack cocaine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a handgun.
As a result of the execution of the search warrant, additional arrests were made of 22-year-old Talaisha Shaykerria Watson, of 1935 Drayton Street in Newberry. Watson was charged with Harboring a Fugitive, Possession of Crack Cocaine, Simple Possession Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
A 17-year-old juvenile was also arrested for Possession of Crack Cocaine, Simple Possession Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
McClurkin thanked the community for all their help that led to Glymph being taken into custody.
“It’s this partnership that is very beneficial in solving crimes and keeping the community safe,” he said.