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Second arrest made in connection with the murder of postal worker Pressley

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Jerome Terrell Davis


Jerome Terrell Davis, 27 of 109 Honeysuckle Road, Andrews was arrested by investigators with the United States Postal Inspection Services, South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division (SLED), North Charleston Police Department and the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office on Oct. 22 and charged with murder.

Deputies located and arrested Davis in connection with the death of postal worker Irene Pressley. Davis was transported to the Williamsburg County Detention Center on his charge. The investigation is ongoing.

Williamsburg County Sheriff Stephen R. Gardner thanked the U. S. Postal Inspection Services team, SLED and Chief Reggie Burgess and the North Charleston Police Department for their hard work and assistance. “We will continue to work together to make all of our communities safer,” Sheriff Gardner said.

Authorities already have 22-year-old Trevor Seward in custody charged in Pressley’s murder. Pressley, 64, died in September in the Morrisonville Road area after being shot while delivering mail, according to authorities.

Anyone with knowledge or information about the incident is asked to contact the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division at 843-355-6371. You do not have to disclose your identity to leave information.

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