Conway man gets 47 years for killing parents, girlfriend awaits trial

Alexander Turner, age 23, and his 19-year-old girlfriend Chelsi Leila Griffin.

CONWAY, S.C. (WBTW) – A young man charged with killing his parents in March at a Myrtle Beach are resort pleaded guilty Monday.

Alexander Gray Turner went before a Circuit Court judge in Conway and was sentenced in 47 years in prison for the double-murder of Carrie Daley Turner, 52, and Steven Gray Turner, 61 of Durham, NC.

His girlfriend, Chelsi Leila Griffin, of Conway, was arrested in connection with the double homicide and charged with murder back in March. Her case has not gone to trial.

Myrtle Beach Police also arrested and charged Grant Anthony Dollens, of Columbia, and Roxanna Lisa Cumpan, of Potstown, Pennsylvania with accessory after the fact.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard says the victims died of “gunshot wound injuries” at the Landmark Resort.

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