UPDATED: Names of two people found dead in Franklin County released

February 19, 2013|WDBJ7 Web Staff

FRANKLIN CO., Va. — Update -  February 20th at 3:45 p.m.:

We now know the names of the victims shot and killed in a car on Tuesday.

They've been identified as Karen Swanson Yee, 48, and Kim Bryan Yee, 56.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says it's investigating this as a murder-suicide, pending results from the medical examiner's office.



The Franklin County Sheriff's Office has announced that a gun was found in the car with the two people. 

A man and a woman were in the car. 

One of them was shot several times. 

Police aren't giving out their names until family members can be notified. 



Two people have been found dead in Franklin County.

The bodies were found on Ramsey Memorial Road in the Penhook area. That's near Snow Creek Road.

We are waiting to hear how they died.

WDBJ7 has a crew on the way. Check back soon for more updates.

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