YORK COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina)- Deputies with the York County Sheriff's Office say that five people, including two children, died in a shooting incident along Marshall Rd. in York County on Wednesday.
Authorities say just before 5 p.m., crews arrived to a home on Marshall Road where they found multiple victims with fatal gun wounds.
The victims were identified as well-known doctor, Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife, Barbara Lesslie, their two grandchildren, and a man named James Lewis of Gastonia, according to YCSO. The children were 5 and 9-years-old.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies spent eight hours searching for the suspect. Around 1 a.m., he was found in a nearby house. Deputies say that the suspect reportedly lives on the same street as the family.
There is currently no active threat to the community, according to the sheriff's office.
Stay tuned as we work to keep you updated on this incident.