Posted: Jun 12, 2012 11:42 AM by AP
Updated: Jun 12, 2012 2:48 PM
MONROE, La. (AP) - Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies continued their investigating into a double homicide that left two brothers dead.
Maj. Jason Pleasant said the deaths were reported around 10 p.m. Friday.
The News-Star reports Pleasant would not say how the men died.
Pleasant said the bodies of 38-year-old Russell Atkins of Monroe and 41-year-old Dexter Burkhalter of Winnsboro were found at Atkins' home south of Monroe.
Pleasant said the deaths are believed to be drug-related.