Georgia Bureau of Investigation Takes the Lead on Murder Suicide in Piercefield Forest

Richmond Hill Police Piercefield Forest

Updated: 5-24-19 @ 4:00 pm

This is a developing story and information will be updated rapidly and may change as the investigation unfolds.

Richmond Hill Police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) are on the scene in the Piercefield Forest subdivision where a man and woman were found dead inside of a home in the 700 block of Osprey Dr.

Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has taken over the investigation. They say that Larry Rankin, 62, shot and killed his wife Susan Rankin, 58, at their home at 771 Osprey Drive. The cause is not known at this time.

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