Deputies: 2 Dead at Home on Middle Street; Domestic Dispute

Richland County Deputies responded to a murder-suicide on Middle Street.

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- The Richland County Sheriffs Department is on the scene of 7119 Middle Street in Columbia investigating a murder suicide.

Sergeant Brittany Scott told News 19 that information was limited, but two bodies have been found.  Scott also said that the home has a history of domestic violence problems. 

Deputies said a woman was found with a puncture wound to her upper body. At this time, it is unclear what type of weapon caused the wound.  A man was also found dead in the home. Deputies said he strangled himself. 

News 19 has a crew at the scene and will update as more information becomes available. 


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