Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has identified the two men who died Friday afternoon after a shooting incident in a home on Archer Avenue in Elgin. Tyron Richardson, 55, of Archer Avenue and Mark Timothy Cox, 28, of Oakland Drive, also in Elgin, died as a result of gunshot wounds to the upper body, Watts said Saturday. Both died at the scene.
The two men were found shot to death Friday night at the home, which is near the Kershaw County line.
Richland County deputies were dispatched to 121 Archer Drive just before 9 p.m. and found two men lying in puddles of blood, both with gun shot wounds to the upper body, Sgt. Kevin Lawrence said.
The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating.