Funeral arrangements announced for Mt. Pleasant couple killed in St Maarten

Michael and Thelma King (provided)

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- Services have been set for the Mount Pleasant couple murdered in St. Maarten. Whitaker Funeral Home says services for Michael and Thelma King will be held at Chapin United Methodist Church Wednesday afternoon. Michael and Thelma King were found dead inside their beachside condominium last week in the Caribbean country of St. Maarten. Officials in St. Maarten say the couple was stabbed to death.The suspect, Meyshane Kemar Johnson, is being held while investigators gather more evidence. No charges have been filed.

*Editor's note: The article previously stated that the murder occurred in the Virgin Islands. The murder occurred in the Caribbean country of St. Maarten. We apologize for the error.

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