Officials release names in apparent murder-suicide

100 Marburn Road / Adam Pinsker

RICHLAND COUNTY (WACH) -- Officials say two people have been found shot to death in a northeast Richland County home.

Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff's Department say they were called to 100 Marbun Road, near Alpine Road, around 11:15 a.m. Monday for an apparent murder-suicide.

Officials say they arrived to find the victim, 24-year-old Amanda Ruth Jarrard, and her 28-year-old husband Joseph P. Jarrard dead. Both died from gunshot wounds according to investigators.

The mother of one of the victims discovered the bodies Monday morning. Deputies continue their investigation.