Thursday, November 27, 2014
"WAYNESVILLE, NC — A Pickens County teacher and her husband died in what officials are calling an apparent murder/suicide.
"The investigation started Monday after Eva Haynie, who worked at Chastain Road Elementary School in Liberty, didn't show up to work and had not returned to her main home in Pickens County.
"She was last seen Sunday afternoon at her second home in Haywood County near Waynesville, according to investigators.
"During a welfare check at the Haywood County home, officers found Eva, 51, and her husband Richard Haynie, 54, dead.
"Autopsies are scheduled for Tuesday to determine the cause of death, but officials are calling the case an apparent murder/suicide."