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Saturday, January 16, 2016
Murder-suicide investigated in Jasper County, two children dead
(From the Jasper County Sheriff's Office)
The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is currently working a death investigation at 5920 Stone hill loop.
Sheriff’s deputies responded to the address at approximately 10:55 AM and located three bodies inside the residence, this appears to have been a murder suicide.
The body of a white male age,55 , was located inside the residence along with the bodies of two children. Detectives are still on scene and the investigation continues.
More information will be sent out when it is available.
Names are being with held until next of kin notification is completed.