Deadly double shooting under investigation in Colleton County

COLLETON CO., SC (WTOC) - A deadly double shooting over the weekend is under investigation in Colleton County.

The sheriff's office says they found two bodies inside a car when they responded to a crash on Augusta Highway early Sunday morning. Both people appeared to have been shot. The victims have since been identified as 17-year-old Imajea Holmes and 29-year-old Tyrone Jones.

"This is a very peaceful area. Everybody gets along that I know of, so I'm really shocked at what happened," said Kevin Wiggins, who lives in Colleton County. "I'm just praying for the families and hoping we can get everything settled. I hope we can get over this."

The shootings remain under investigation.

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