Coroner: Husband hanged, wife strangled in deadly dispute

Coroner Releases Names in Murder Suicide

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- The Richland County Coroner's Office has identified the husband and wife found dead as a result of a domestic dispute at a home on Middle Street in Columbia. 

According to the coroner's office and the Richland County Sheriff's Department, 56-year-old Cherrell Ulickey died at the scene after being strangled and punctured in the upper body.

Officials say Steven Ulickey, 50, also died at the scene from asphyxiation due to hanging. 

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The coroner's office says the Richland County Sheriff's Department is investigating this incident as a murder/suicide. 


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