Cleaning up Easter Sunday storm damage today - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Cleaning up Easter Sunday storm damage today

Good Monday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here in the KPLC 7Newsroom with a look at what's ahead on today's Sunrise:

*Several families have to clean up the damage left behind by the Easter holiday severe weather in Southwest Louisiana.  We'll take a look at some of the homes where trees fell and metal buildings were torn apart.

*DeRidder police continue to investigate a fatal shooting that killed one man and resulted in the arrests of two brothers.  We'll have the latest information from the deadly shooting that happened early Saturday morning.

*There's been a big breakthrough in the effort to reform our nation's immigration laws and we could see the results of that this week.  We'll look into the hurdle negotiators have overcome and what's left on the table.

*A Texas town is shocked over the murder of a district attorney and his wife, found dead in their home.  Investigators have no motive for the shooting.

*Meteorologist Ben Terry tells us we've got some changes in store for the forecast this week.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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