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Deputies: husband kills wife in rural Tangipahoa Parish

3 years 9 months 4 weeks ago July 23, 2013 Jul 23, 2013 Tuesday, July 23 2013 July 23, 2013 9:26 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

LORANGER- Deputies in Tangipahoa Parish arrested a man accused of killing his wife and then running away Tuesday evening.

The sheriff's office said Richard Lagarrigue, 28, was nabbed in St. Martin Parish, more than 100 miles from the crime scene.

Investigators said Lagarrigue shot and killed his wife at their home on Prevost Lane at 7:30 p.m. He was arrested around 9:30 p.m.

So far, a motive has not been released. Deputies said they would not release any further information Tuesday night.
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