State police investigating double homicide in Martin County

A couple from Martin County were killed in a shooting Friday.

State police were called to the Tomahawk community just after 9 p.m. and found April and Edger Hedrick dead in their home.

Orie Spence Jr. of Martin County was later arresed and charged with two counts of murder, according to a news release from state police.

Spence was being held in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center.