Hammond police investigate Sunday night double homicide

Hammond police investigate Sunday night double homicide

HAMMOND, LA (WVUE) - Hammond police are investigating a double homicide that happened Sunday night, according to initial police reports.

Police received call just after 1 a.m. about a shooting in the 1400 block of Hoover Street.

When officers arrived, they found Beverly Thompson, 65, and Toreo Thompson, 39, suffering from gunshot wounds. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police found Beverly Thompson outside the house, while Toreo Thompson was found inside the house.

The victims were related as aunt and nephew.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Domiano at 985-277-5739 with the Hammond Police Department Criminal Investigations Division or call Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa's anonymous tip line at 1-800-554-5245 (JAIL).

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