Identities released of man and woman who died in alleged murder-suicide

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the names of the two people who died Saturday in a shooting. The incident occurred at 1400 Trinity Drive, Columbia. The bodies were found around 4:30 Saturday afternoon.

Brittany T. Johnson, 25, of Crestmore Drive, Columbia, died at the scene after being shot.  An autopsy indicated that the cause of death was gunshot wounds to the head and upper body.

Caven L. Wilson, 37, of Trinity Drive, Columbia, died at the scene.  An autopsy indicated that the cause of death was due to a contact gunshot wound to the head.

The Coroner has ruled this a murder-suicide.

The Richland County Coroner’s Office and the Columbia Police Department are investigating the incident.

Categories: Columbia, Richland County

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