US Soldier Charged With Killing Grandfather and Great-Grandmother

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Gene Alexzander Scott successful  
an undated mugshot. (courtesy Chester County Sheriff’s Office)

Gene Alexzander Scott successful an undated mugshot. (courtesy Chester County Sheriff’s Office)

CHESTER, S.C.—A U.S. Army soldier has been brought backmost to South Carolina from Germany to look charges helium killed his gramps and great-grandmother 16 months ago.

Gene Alexzander “Alex” Scott, 24, was indicted past week connected 2 counts of murder successful Chester County, Sheriff Max Dorsey said successful a statement.

Military constabulary successful Germany took Scott into custody and helium was flown backmost to the United States this past weekend, Dorsey said.

Gene Rogers, 61, and his 78-year-old parent Billie Rogers were recovered changeable to decease successful their Richburg location connected June 21, 2020, authorities said.

Chester County deputies, authorities police, the FBI, and investigators from the Army and Navy person each been investigating the killings implicit the past 16 months, the sheriff said.

Scott is astatine the Chester County jailhouse awaiting a enslaved hearing. Court records did not bespeak if helium has a lawyer.

The Associated Press

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