Man sets house on fire, kills girlfriend, self
By FROM NEWS RELEASE
Nov. 30, 2010 at 5:30 a.m.
LA GRANGE - Two people are dead after an apparent murder-suicide on Friday at 10:59 p.m.
The Fayette County Sheriff's Office responded to a house fire in the 5100 block of Highway 77 South, according to a news release.
Investigation revealed a subject shot his girlfriend, drove his truck through the front of the house, set the house on fire and took his own life.
The sheriff's office is withholding the names of the suspect and victim pending positive identification. The bodies were taken to the Medical Examiner's Office for autopsies.