Posted: Jul 12, 2013 9:07 AM by AP/CS
WEST MONROE, La. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies are investigating a murder-suicide in western Ouachita Parish.
Chief Deputy Marc Mashaw tells The News-Stars deputies arrived on the scene on Greenbriar Road shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday.
Sheriff Jay Russell identified the victims as 66-year-old Alvin Fife and his 64-year-old wife, Frankie.
Russell said investigators also found a note at the scene and said the pair died of gunshot wounds. He said a man called 911 shortly before deputies arrived on the scene.