Lanett couple killed in apparent murder-suicide

Lanett couple killed in apparent murder-suicide

LANETT, AL (WTVM) - A Lanett man and woman were found dead after an apparent murder-suicide, officials confirm.

Chief Angie Spates with the Lanett Police Department the department received a 911 call in reference to a deceased couple found inside their home Friday, Jan. 16 at about 9 p.m. Eastern.

Chief Spates said a family member of Thomas and Melesa Irvin, both in their 50s, found the couple deceased inside their home near the 2700 block of Cusseta Road in Lanett after an apparent murder-suicide.

Details are still limited at this time. We are following this story and will continue to update it as more information becomes available.

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