It was an apparent murder-suicide say investigators

Matthew Morris
Matthew Morris

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

LARUE, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas woman has died after being found shot at a home located at 11276 Loop 60 in Larue.

Investigators and deputies say they arrived at the home shortly before 5pm Monday night and found Kristi Morris shot, allegedly by her estranged husband.

Authorities later found her husband, Matthew Morris, dead in the home next door. After investigating, authorities believe Matthew shot Kristi, ran next door and shot himself.

An autopsy of Matthew's body was ordered.

Kristi was taken to ETMC in Tyler and was pronounced dead at 5:58 Tuesday morning. An autopsy was also ordered for her body.

Henderson County Sheriff Ray Nutt said an investigation of the incident will continue.

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