Update: Two Bodies Found In Lake Charles
In an update concerning the bodies found in a Lake Charles home this week, Dr. Terry Welke, Calcasieu Parish Coroner says his office is conducting a toxicology test to determine if drugs possibly played a role in the deaths. According to a news release by the city, Dr. Welke stated that he observed "no signs of injury or foul play" on neither of the deceased.
The two individuals have been identified as Brigitte Derouen Shows, 51, and Jason Edward Thoman, 35. The Lake Charles Police Department investigation into the matter continues. Look for the latest developments on the evening news for more details. Deputy Chief Franklin Fondel is asking that anyone with info connected to the deaths of Brigitte and Jason please contact lead Detective Andrew Malveaux, at (337)491-1311.