RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - The coroner has identified the woman and man who died in a murder-suicide Sunday night in Richmond County.

Coroner Mark Bowen confirms 86-year-old Kimiko Stewart was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound Sunday.

The Richmond County Coroner's Office responded to the 3400 block of Byron Place just after 7 p.m. in reference to a shooting death.

Kimiko Stewart's husband, 86-year-old Jerome Stewart, was also found inside the residence with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

He was taken to the hospital and was pronounced dead at the hospital at 11:22 p.m. Sunday.

An autopsy has been scheduled for both victims.

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