UPDATE: Man dies after allegedly shooting, killing girlfriend in Hephzibah

By: Sheli Muniz Email
By: Sheli Muniz Email
Hepzhibah suspected murder-suicide (WRDW-TV, October 9, 2012)

Hepzhibah suspected murder-suicide (WRDW-TV, October 9, 2012)

Friday, Nov. 9, 2012

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. -- The coroner tells News 12 the man suspected of killing his girlfriend and then shooting himself has died.

He was taken off life support Saturday afternoon. Deputies have identified him as 51-year-old Daniel Gray.

The victim, believed to be his girlfriend, is 42-year-old Sandra Mae Studer. She did not live at the home. Autopsy results reveal she died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Deputies responded to Gray's home on the 3100 block of Bath Patterson Road in Hephzibah Friday night.

Initially, investigators responded to a murder-suicide, but the man was put on life support. Deputies believe Gray's gunshot wound was self-inflicted. They are working to find out if he shot his girlfriend.

Gray's body will be transferred to the GBI crime lab for an autopsy on Monday.


Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.


Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission.


WRDW.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 178261571 - wrdw.com/a?a=178261571
Gray Television, Inc.