BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Authorities are investigating the shooting deaths of four people at a home on the east side of Orange, Texas. According to Sgt. Keith Longlois of the Orange Police Department, the four individuals were found dead with apparent gunshot wounds.
Police received the initial call at 7:51 a.m. on Monday and are treating the deaths as homicides. However, they have reassured the public that there is currently no danger to the community.
As of now, the police are waiting for a search warrant to conduct a full investigation inside the home where the incident occurred. Crime scene tape can be seen surrounding the small wood frame home, as family members gather outside while authorities work.
Officials have indicated that more information will be released in the coming hours, as the investigation unfolds. This is a developing story and authorities are urging anyone with information to come forward and provide an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers of Southeast Texas.
The investigation into the deaths of the four individuals in Orange, Texas is ongoing, and authorities are continuing to gather information to determine what led to this tragic incident. All details surrounding the case are being closely monitored, and any updates will be made public as soon as they are available.