Autopsies confirm that ETX quadruple homicide victims died of gunshot wounds
The scene of the shooting
PARIS, TX (KLTV) -
According to the Paris Police Department, autopsies performed on each victim of an October 9 quadruple homicide have confirmed that the four men died as a result of gunshot wounds.
Police continue to investigate the late night shooting of 18-year-old Romello Dewain Steward, 21-year-old Devante Larry Akins, 24-year-old Brijonne Rashad Woods, and 32-year-old Billy Charles Carey. Investigators have received several tips from various sources, including anonymous tips submitted through Crime Stoppers. Numerous interviews have been conducted with individuals who have come forward with information but no arrests have been made.
Two other men were at the residence at some point Wednesday night. Both were interviewed by investigators and one of those men was arrested on unrelated charges. Police have not identified any witnesses to the shooting.
The department continues to ask for the assistance of the public and urges those who have knowledge of the person or persons responsible for these murders to contact Detective Leigh Foreman, the lead investigator on the investigation at 903-737-4163, or to contact Crime Stoppers at 903-785-8411 if they wish to remain anonymous.