Mother & Son Identified in Double Homicide in York County

YORK COUNTY, S.C. (CN2 NEWS) – The York County Coroner has identified two people in a double homicide investigation.

According to the coroner, Sabrina Gast her office responded to a home on Saddle Ridge Road in Fort Mill.

They’ve identified 71 year old Betty Reynolds and 40 year old Barry Reynolds. Both were found deceased during a well-being check by police.

The coroner says the two were related, mother and son.

Autopsy and toxicology results are pending.

Below is the official release from the York County Sheriff’s Office.

York County Sheriff’s Detectives are investigating the sixth and seventh homicide in York County for 2022. On Sept. 27 at 11:30 p.m. Deputies were called to a home on Saddle Ridge Road in Fort Mill for a well-being check. A 71-year-old female and a 40-year-old male were found deceased in the home from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The woman and man were related to each other.

Currently, no suspects are in custody and no motive has been determined. Investigators do believe this is not a random act of violence. Detectives ask if anyone has information regarding this case to call the York County Sheriff’s Office at 803-628-3059 or remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers of York County at either 1-877-409-4321 or sending tips online at or using the P3 Tips app on a mobile phone.

This case remains under investigation.

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