Posted: Aug 29, 2013 11:34 AM by Ian Auzenne
Updated: Aug 29, 2013 11:36 AM
Lafayette police say a they have found a body in a home at the corner of Lamar and Cleveland Streets may be connected to the body found last night in a Lafayette apartment.
Police say detectives developed a person of interest in the death of a woman whose body was found during a burglary call at an apartment in the 1300 block of West University Avenue. Officials received a tip this morning that the person of interest was at the Lamar Street home. When they arrived, they found the body of the person of interest inside.
Police are withholding the identity of the victims until their relatives can be notified. Police say they believe the two cases are related, but they could not confirm if they are part of a murder/suicide or a double murder.
The investigation into the deaths is ongoing.