Murder-suicide leaves two dead in Simpsonville Thursday

Two people are dead following a murder-suicide this morning in Simpsonville. The names of the victimes have not been released, but the incident happened in the 200 block of Highway 14 near the intersection of South Main street.
Deputy Matt Armstrong is with the Greenville County Sheriffs Office.  “We received a call from a male who stated that he had just shot his wife.  When deputies arrived, there was a female in the driveway who was unresponsive.  A short distance from in a field across the street they found a male subject lying next to his vehicle who apparently suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound.” 
Highway 14 in Simpsonville was shut down this morning while deputies investigated the crime scene at Stokes Road.