GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – A Georgetown man has been arrested following a deadly double shooting early Thursday morning.
The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Department (GCSO) arrested Ronnie Todd Jr. (42) on two counts of murder for allegedly shooting a man and woman in a domestic incident.
According to GCSO, deputies responded to multiple locations in the Ringel Heights community while searching for Todd. They finally found him at his house, but he refused to come outside.
SWAT was called to the scene and eventually convinced Todd to surrender.
Georgetown County Coroner Chase Ridgeway later identified the victims as 44-year-old John Altman and 30-year-old Emily Richitelli, both of Georgetown.
The victims will undergo autopsies at the Medical University of South Carolina on Monday.
An investigation is in progress.