Man charged with murder at The Zone club in Berkeley County

Detron Giles

Authorities said today that they have made an arrest in a killing that occurred early Sunday at a nightclub in the Cross community. They also said they are expecting to make additional arrests.

Detron Lamont Giles, 32, of Wells Drive in St. Stephen is charged with murder and is being held without bail at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center, Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Dan Moon said.

Giles is accused of shooting to death Kiron Jenkins, 30, of Macs Landing Road, Pineville, about 3:30 a.m. at The Zone nightclub at 529 County Line Road, Moon said.

Witnesses told deputies that Jenkins had an altercation with another person before the shooting. Moon said many details of the investigation are being withheld for now.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Rick Ollic said additional arrests are expected.