Apr 16, 2014 4:48 PM by Letitia Walker
Causes of death have been released for two people killed in a "murder-suicide" in Calcasieu Parish on April 14, 2014. The coroner says 69-year-old Sandra Russell died from a gunshot to the head and smoke inhalation. 65-year-old Charles Russell died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. The coroner says the male victim shot the female victim, set the house on fire, then committed suicide in the front yard of the Lake Charles home.