Murder suicide suspected in Sulphur shooting - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Murder-suicide suspected in Sulphur shooting

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC)- We now know the identity and cause of death of two Sulphur residents found shot on June 18th. The bodies of Cecil Dupre and Marcy LeLeux were found in a trailer behind a home on West Verdine Street. Police say it was a murder-suicide.

"My evaluation of the circumstances and physical findings surrounding the deaths of Mrs. Marcy Leleux and Mr. Cecil Dupre, it is my opinion that Mr. Dupre shot Mrs. Leleux and then shot himself…in conclusion, the deaths will be classified as a murder and a suicide", said Terry Welke, MD, Calcasieu Parish Coroner.

Sulphur Police did not say what led to the murder-suicide.

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