Two Dead, One Injured In Rock Hill Shooting


by Caryn Little

YORK COUNTY, S.C. -- A 9-year-old girl and a 71-year-old woman have been shot and killed in Rock Hill.  The shooting happened on Idlewild Drive near Hilton Road.  The York County Coroner's Office has identified the girl as Mia Rodgers and the woman as Barbara Gregory.   

The York Co. Sheriff's Office says their investigation started with a 911 hangup call.  A deputy went to the addess where the call originated around 10:20 AM Friday to make a welfare check, opened the door and discovered the girl and woman dead.  The deputy also found a third person shot.  

That person, also believed to the be the suspect, is 67-year-old Ronald Gregory.  He was transported to Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.  There is no further information about his condition or motive for the shooting at this time.  

Autopsies for the girl and woman are scheduled for Saturday.  Check back with WCCB online, onair and via social media for updates. 

*This version corrects a previous version that reported the girl's age as 10.  

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