Update on the double murder in Eastern Travis County
One man is now charged with capital murder after a double shooting in East Travis county Friday. 41 year old Carlos Whitcomb is charged with killing 60 year old Kenneth Payne and 61 year old Phyllis Payne. Travis County investigators where called out to Hog Eye Road between Manor and Elgin around 2:30 Friday afternoon. They say both died of gunshot wounds. Deputies say Whitcomb is Phyllis Payne's son and lived with the couple. An investigation into a motive is on going.