A coroner with the Southeast Texas Forensics Center in Tyler has ruled the deaths of two people found yesterday in an upstairs apartment over a garage at 128 Myrle Street a homicide, stating they died from gunshot wounds.
The victims have been identified as Laura Beth Sullivan, date of birth 1-22-1982 of Longview and Zocorius Lamonte Gray, date of birth 11-19-1990 of Longview.
Detectives are pursuing numerous leads, but an arrest has not yet been made and a motive for the shooting has not been announced. Detectives do feel certain the shooting was not a random act.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP or online at www.greggcountycrimestoppers.com. A reward of up to $1000.00 may be paid for information leading to the arrest of any suspects.