Suspect found in South Carolina killings of 2 kids, 3 adults
|CTVnews 08 Apr 2021 at 05:10|
ROCK HILL, S.C. -- A suspect was found after an hours-long search for the attacker in a South Carolina shooting Wednesday evening that left five people, including two children, dead, authorities said.
The York County Sheriff s Office said the suspect was found in a nearby home. Details on the suspect s apprehension weren t immediately released.
The York County coroner s office said Dr. Robert Lesslie, 70, and his wife, Barbara Lesslie, 69, were pronounced dead at the scene along with grandchildren Adah Lesslie, 9, and Noah Lesslie, 5.
A fifth victim, James Lewis, 38, from Gaston, was found dead outside. Authorities said he had been working at the home when he was shot.
York County Sheriff s Office s spokesperson Trent Faris said a sixth person was hospitalized with "serious gunshot wounds." Their condition is unknown.