Shaquia Philpot Biography, Shaquia Philpot Wiki
ShaQuia Philpot, 25, was found dead in the vehicle with her two infant twinsCredit: Facebook The 25-year-old mom was found dead in the vehicle with her two infant twinsCredit: Facebook
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating their deaths after the family’s bodies were uncovered in a pond, just north of Augusta Regional Airport.
ShaQuia, Caysen and Cassius lived in Hephzibah, Georgia, about 10 miles from the pond, according to WFXG.
The car they were in was found shortly before 5 pm on Friday by a person who had come to Mayor’s Pond, which is off Lock and Dam Road.
The sheriff’s office helped Richmond County Fire Department and discovered the bodies when the car was removed from the water.
The vehicle was first found by someone who was attempting to fish in the area.
The coroner’s office and the sheriff’s office criminal investigations division have since taken over the investigation. No additional details on how the three ended up in the lake have been released.
The family lived in Hephzibah, Georgia, about 10 miles from the pond, Fox 54 said.
The sheriff’s office assisted the Richmond County Fire Department and discovered the bodies when the vehicles was removed from the water.
The bodies have been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for an autopsy.
The Richmond County Criminal Investigative Division and coroner’s office were also called out.
The family were pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities later identified the victims as Philpot and her two children, the Augusta Chronicle reported.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation will be carrying out the autopsies.
An official cause of death has not been determined.
Shaquia Philpot Facebook
Check back for updates.