LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A Lake Charles man accused of killing his fiancé as they exited I-210 onto Lake Street has been indicted in her murder.
A grand jury returned a second-degree murder charge against Michael Edwin Vice, 47.
Authorities say Vice shot Lori Estelle Tanner, 38, inside the vehicle.
Lake Charles Police originally responded to a report of a shooting near Lake Street and Idlewild Lane at 8:40 p.m. on August 1, 2018.
When police arrived on scene they found a woman who had died from an apparent gunshot wound.
Vice is being held on $1 million bond, signed by Judge Guy Bradberry.
Although they were living in Lake Charles, Vice and Tanner are originally from Pascagoula, Mississippi.