Double homicide case closed after suspect dies

Published: Jun. 26, 2022 at 11:07 AM CDT
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Police said Sunday that a double murder case has been closed.

50-year-old Jason St. Hilaire killed two people before shooting himself, according to a press release. Hilaire reportedly died at United Regional Hospital at around 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Officers said they found two people dead and Jason in critical condition when responding to a call about gunshots at Cartwright Rd. on Saturday. A press release said the body of 52-year-old Mark Barnett was discovered in the driveway, while 52-year-old Concepta St. Hilaire was found in the backyard.

Jason was reportedly found in critical condition in a car in the front yard from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a press release.

Police said the investigation concluded with Jason’s death, and there were no other people involved.

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