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Autopsy results released in Pickens County double murder-suicide

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Authorities in Pickens County have released new information about the death of Dora Johnson, her daughter, and her son.

Investigators say 82-year-old Dora Johnson and her daughter, Patricia Johnson Hudson died from multiple stab wounds. They say her son, John, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Investigators also tell ABC 33/40 there was a dispute over finances in particularly a cell phone bill. They say on the day of the incident, which was last Thursday, Dora Johnson had transferred an automobile into her daughter's name. Investigators believe this is what prompted the killings. Johnson's body as well as her son and daughter were found Thursday night in her home. The Carrollton police chief found the bodies while conducting a welfare check.

  Dora Johnson was a well known historian of the face of the courthouse window.

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