Four dead including two young children, in apparent murder-suicide in Lexington, S.C. home
Marissa Hope Reynoso, 26, Jorge Luis Chavez, 25, and their two children, 4-year-old Elijah Chavez and 1-year-old Ezra Chavez, killed , Sunday
All four victims died of gunshot wounds
Initially deputies were searching for Jorge Luis Chavez, in connection with the murder of his girlfried and two boys. It was later determined he was among the dead
Deputies in Lexington County initially announced they were searching for Jorge Chavez,
Authorities in South Carolina say four people were found dead in a home in what appears to be a murder-suicide.
However by Sunday, the Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher said in a news release that the dead, a man, a woman and their two children, were found Sunday around 8 p.m. accounted for all residents of the household. Fisher says it’s believed all four died of gunshot wounds.
Marissa Hope Reynoso, her two boys and her boyfriend, were all killed in a murder-suicide, Sunday
The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department said in a tweet that the deaths appear to be a murder-suicide and the investigation is ongoing.
Fisher identified the dead as 26-year-old Marissa Hope Reynoso, 25-year-old Jorge Luis Chavez, and their two children, 4-year-old Elijah Chavez and 1-year-old Ezra Chavez.
1-year-old Ezra Chavez and his brother Elijah Chavez, 4 were victims of the murder-suicide in their home
Deputies in Lexington County concluded the searching for Jorge Chavez , saying he is among the dead. Authorities say Marissa Hope Reynoso had an older child who was not home at the time of the incident and is safe.