2 dead, 1 in critical condition after apparent murder-suicide in Georgia

DARIEN, Ga. — Two people died and a third person is in critical condition after an apparent murder-suicide in southeast Georgia, authorities said Saturday.

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According to McIntosh County Sheriffs Office spokesperson Col. Danny Lowe, Raymond Carl Adderly, 60, of Darien, shot his wife and granddaughter before fatally shooting himself, The Brunswick News reported.

Also killed was Adderly’s wife, Thea Adderly, 58, the newspaper reported. Thea Adderly died at an area hospital from a gunshot wound to the head, WSAV reported.

The couple’s granddaughter, Myllessa Haywood, 17, was taken to a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, and was listed in critical condition, the television station reported.

Police were called to the Blount Cross Apartments at about 9 a.m., Lowe told the News. Deputies found all three people inside an apartment, the newspaper reported.