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WC double murder victims names released

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(Source:Wichita County Sheriff's Office) (Source:Wichita County Sheriff's Office)
WICHITA COUNTY, Tx (RNN Texoma) -

Wichita County deputies have identified the victims in Saturday's double murder as 69-year-old Judy Kay Spencer and 68-year-old Nathaniel Howard Roof, the suspect's father.

The suspect, 37-year-old Daniel Eric Roof is charged with two counts of capital murder and is behind bars on a $5,000,000 bond. 

Deputies say the three all lived together. 

Sheriff David Duke said around 3:45 p.m. they got a call from a man saying he shot two people.

When deputies arrived at a house in the 4500 block of Mourning Dove Lane they found Roof waiting for them on the front porch. 

He was arrested on the scene. 

Inside the home deputies found a man and a woman believed to be in their late 60s, sitting in recliners with gunshot wounds to the head.

Sheriff Duke said the woman is Roof's stepmother.

WCSO is still investigating and no motive is known at this time. 

This is a developing story. Stay with 6 for the latest. 

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