Posted: Sep 9, 2009 11:03 AM by Kelly Spell
Updated: Sep 9, 2009 11:08 AM
The deaths of two men in Denham Springs were ruled a murder-suicide.
The bodies of 81 year old Gary Savoie and 24 year old Gary Salpietra were discovered in a mobile home Sunday. Firefighters found them after responding to a fire.
Deputies say Salpietra shot Savoie, then used gasoline to start the fire before shooting himself. Family members say Savoie unofficially adopted Salpietra when he was a young boy. The two men lived together.