Incident

3-23-2024 South Carolina Mauldin 2-1

Location

March 23, 2024

Arbors at Brookfield Apartments
782 E Butler Rd
Mauldin, South Carolina

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Mariellen Bessent Minor
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kim Melissa Thrift
  • Age: 52
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Christopher Minor
  • Age: 50
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Domestic Violence
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Suspect found with self inflicted GSW at Baker Creek State Park in McCormick County, SC

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 8
State House District: 27