BATON ROUGE, La. (WVLA)- UPDATE: Investigators with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office are classifying the shooting as a murder-suicide.
Officials said 31-year-old Larry Warino Jr. shot and killed 24-year-old Alyssa Kanouse before shooting himself. The bodies were discovered in a vehicle on Wax Road.
Warino is confirmed to have been state Rep. Stuart Bishop’s legislative aide. Bishop provided KLFY with this statement on Tuesday afternoon:
“Out of respect of both families, I reserve any comments. My heart goes out to both of the deceased.”
The incident remains under investigation.
Previous Story: Two people are dead following an apparent shooting on Wax Road in Central according to East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s officials.
The first calls came in around 6:45 a.m. Tuesday.
Local 33 will provide updates as they become available.