Two dead in Lafayette County, described as 'murder-suicide'

Two people are dead in what is being called a murder-suicide in Lafayette County.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019 7:26 PM
Updated: Mar 19, 2019 7:26 PM

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now onto a developing story. deputies in lafayette county are investigating the death of 2 people in an apparent murder-suicide. wtva's evan hensley spoke with a close friend of the shooter. hejoins us live with what he has learned... i am on county road 147 where a comunity was devastated by last nights incident a neighbor told me that the shooter was truly was a good guy friend of shooter "we was real close friends, we use to work together, we worked on cars, worked on my car and everything." a man and woman are now dead after a murder suicide on monday night stand up and this house behind me is the place were deputies say the incident took place which started from an argument gone bad and it shocked a lot the residents in the community "he was a real good guy, like i just said he would try and help anybody." according to lafayette county investigator alan wilburn the 2 were a couple he also said that the man shot himself when deputies got there. "yeah he was real key. if anybody needed something he would help them out." and the community was devastated... "we never had nothing like this to happen here." we have reached out to the family who has been here most of the day, and understandably they did not want to talk about it reporting live in oxford eh
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