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Lexington County Coroner releases names of murder-suicide victims of Ermine Road shooting of July 26

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the autopsy findings in regards to Mr. Philip Calvin Jackson, 45, of Lexington. Mr. Jackson was pronounced dead at the scene in the 400 block of Ermine Road in West Columbia on July 26. Mrs. Sabrina Jackson, the estranged wife of Mr. Jackson sustained a single gunshot wound to the abdomen in this same incident and was transported to an area hospital.

An autopsy was performed at the Medical University of South Carolina on Saturday, July 30. The autopsy results revealed that Mr. Jackson died of multiple gunshot wounds that were self-inflicted.

Mrs. Sabrina Jackson, 34, of Gaston succumbed to her injury on Monday. She died at the hospital.

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate this incident.