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Investigators identify deceased couple after murder-suicide

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two people involved in a murder-suicide in Chocowinity on Tuesday as Timothy O’Carroll, 52, and Tracy O’Carroll, 49.

“Based on a previous domestic incident from the night before and after interviewing family members, reviewing, and collecting evidence, investigators were able to determine that 52-year-old Timothy O’Carroll shot his wife, 49-year-old Tracy O’Carroll and then turned the gun on himself,” a BCSO press release reads. “The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office would like to express condolences to the families of Timothy and Tracy O’Carroll.”