POSTED: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 10:59am
UPDATED: Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 10:28am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently investigating a double homicide that happened earlier this morning.
The victims have been identified as Joshua Moore, 28, and Colamecia McQuirter, 25. The couple were found shot dead at an apartment on North Harco Drive. They were discovered at around 8:20 a.m. but police say the shooting happened at some point during the night.
The Baton Rouge Police Department says they do not have a motive, but they believe this to be a double homicide.
We’re told an anonymous tip lead officers to the scene.
“We want the tipster to contact us again because we have some more questions,” Cpl. Tommy Stubbs, Baton Rouge Police Department, said. “We hope that person might be able to provide more information that could help locate a suspect.”
If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.