It was a violent close to the weekend in Crowley, as two people were murdered within hours of each other. The first murder happened at the Westwood Apartments just off of Northern Avenue around 3:00 PM.
There police found a man with a stab wound to the chest. Then just two hours later at 5:00 PM Crowley Police were called to the1000 block of West Hutchinson Street where a female was found dead from a gunshot wound to the head.
Investigators believe both were domestic disturbances.
Crowley police have arrested two suspects in connection with the homicides.
Ericka Soloman (26) is charged with second degree murder in connection with the Westwood stabbing.
And Marlon Mayfield (40) is also charged with second degree murder for the shooting on Hutchinson Street.
News 10's Caroline Balchunas was in Crowley and has more on what happened in the corresponding video.
UPDATE: The Westwood Homicide victim is identified as Joseph Smith (Defendant is Ericka Soloman) Hutchinson Ave Homicide victim is identified as Theressa Mayfield (Defendant is Marlon Mayfield)
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