On yesterday, The Richmond County Coroner’s Office staff responded to a call at the 100 block of Hale Street after 3pm to investigate two deaths.
They are now calling it a double homicide investigation.
Richmond County deputies arrived at the home and found Hilton Turner Sr., 75, and his wife Jeanette Turner, 73, both with gunshot wounds.
Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said that investigators are still trying to figure out what time it happened or when it happened,” .
Deputies say the investigation into the deaths of the couple is still in the early stages. They have not yet identified a suspect.
Their bodies will be autopsied Thursday at the GBI Lab. Our news partners WRDW News 12/ NBC 26 have more on this developing story. (CLICK HERE)