Two wanted in connection with Loris double homicide

Horry County police have obtained warrants for two additional suspects believed to be involve with a double homicide last Sunday morning.

James Nehemiah Evans, 28, of Nichols, and Bryan Bryant Odom, 22, of Tabor City, NC, are charged with two counts of Murder and Burglary 1st Degree in connection with the killing of a father and son on Red Bluff Road near Loris.

On Sunday, officers responded to a reported home invasion around 4:30 a.m. They found two people dead inside.

Horry County Coroner Robert Edge says Amos Hatfield, 66, and his son Thomas Howard Hatfield, 40, were shot and killed.

Monday, police charged Sandy Lee Locklear, wife of Amos Hatfield, with two counts of Murder, Burglary 1st Degree, and Filing a False Police Report.

According to police, detectives determined that Locklear participated in the murders and conspired with Odom and Nehemiah to rob and kill the victims.

Evans is described as approximately 6'1" and weighing around 187 pounds with short black hair and brown eyes.

Bryant is described as being approximately 6'2" and weighing around 167 pounds with short black hair and brown eyes.

Both suspects are to be considered armed and dangerous at this time, and the public is urged not to approach either one.

Police are asking anyone with information to call at 915-TIPS. You can remain anonymous.

Both suspects have been seen in the Tabor City area of North Carolina recently.