Deputies search for acquaintances in double homicide

Deputies investigate a double homicide in Columbia

COLUMBIA (WACH)-- Richland County Deputies are investigating a double homicide that happened early Friday.

The Sheriff states that investigators are looking to talk to acquaintances that were present at the location prior to the shooting.

The acquaintances are described as a white female, black hair, multiple tattoos, face piercings, and approximately 23 or 24 years of age, a white male with long blonde hair, short beard, approximately 28 or 29 years of age, and a third person described as a white male, brown hair, clean shaven, and in his twenties.

They were seen traveling in a grey or sliver car with a Veteransâ?? tag on it.

Carlos Flores was arrested and charged with two counts of murder, and a 15-year old female was charged with accessory after the fact.

Flores and the minor were spotted driving a vehicle that was identified on I-20 East bound in Aiken County slamming into other vehicles on the interstate. The Sheriff stated that Aiken County Sheriffâ??s Department, South Carolina Highway Patrol, and Aiken County Transport Police stopped the vehicle and arrested both without incident. The Sheriff stated that upon further investigation, it was determined that Flores was responsible for committing the murders.

Flores is facing additional charges and will be transported to Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

According to a Richland County Sheriff's Department spokesperson, two white men in their mid-20's were found shot to death in their home on Kentucky Street.

The Richland County Sheriff's Department is currently investigating. WACH will bring more details as soon as they become available.