Ferriday Police investigating suspected murder-suicide

Ferriday Police are investigating a potential murder suicide that happened Wednesday afternoon. (Source: KNOE)

FERRIDAY, La. (KNOE) - Ferriday Police are investigating a suspected murder-suicide that happened Wednesday afternoon.

Investigators say the people involved were 19 and 20-years-old. Police say it happened on Johnson Street around 5 p.m.

According to police, the man shot his girlfriend and then shot himself. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the couple was at the woman's mother house at the time.

We will continue to update this story with more information as it develops.