GRETNA – Cable 12 has independently confirmed that one of the two people shot and killed near Gretna Wednesday committed suicide. Another person in the car was killed from gunshot wounds.
Police say the two bodies were discovered together in a car Wednesday. Witnesses say the car was moving and came to rest against the basement wall of a house across the street from a minute market.
Some say they heard the gunshots from the Dairy Queen nearby.
Sources also tell Cable 12 a young child was in the back seat of the car and wasn’t hurt.
Police have not yet released the names of the victims.
Cable 12 is working to find out if there were more victims outside of the car scene.
Stay with us for more updates on this story as new information becomes available.