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Colorado Springs authorities have completed autopsies on two men and a woman killed in an apparent double murder-suicide.
Relatives the suspect say had struggled with alcohol and his breakup with one of the victims. Investigators say 40 year old Larry Francis, Jr. he walked from his parents' home to the house of his former girlfriend on Wednesday. He shot her and her new boyfriend multiple times in the chest, according to the autopsy. Then he shot himself once in the head.
Toxicology tests were still being conducted to determine whether
Francis had used drugs or alcohol before the shootings.