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Police release names of elderly couple killed in murder suicide
Tonight, we're learning the names of the Port Arthur couple who died in an apparent murder suicide.
Port Arthur police say David Knight found his parents -- John and Patricia Knight -- dead in their home on Golfhill Drive late Wednesday afternoon.
David Knight went to check on his parents after he had not heard from them.
Police say the 76-year-old couple each died from a single gun shot wound, according to preliminary autopsy reports.
Fox 4 spoke to neighbors who called the couple sweet and upbeat.
Police expect to know more after final autopsy reports but say any time an elderly person is involved in a case like this one, investigators look at whether health problems might have been a factor.