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SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Officials have identified the victims of a murder-suicide in South Carolina earlier this week.

Berkeley County sheriff’s deputies were called to a Summerville neighborhood late Monday morning and found bodies in front of two homes across from each other.

Investigators said Tuesday that 51-yeear-old Robert Byrne shot and killed his wife, 40-year-old Robin Byrne, and then killed himself.

Chief Deputy Mike Cochran said Monday there were several eyewitnesses to the shootings. It was still not clear Tuesday what led to the shootings.