A man in Louisiana, U.S., Jatory Evans,
has hanged himself after been accused of killing his preg,nant
girlfriend and fatally shooting her parents. The 29-year-old Evans also
burned down their house.
Reports quoted Jefferson Parish Coroner
Dr Gerry Cvitanovich as saying that the 29-year-old Evans hanged himself
on Wednesday at the Jefferson Parish Jail.
Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesman Glen Boyd said he was found around 4:25 p.m. and pronounced dead later
Authorities in Louisiana say Evans
stabbed his estranged girlfriend, 20-year-old Sydney Hanson, in the
bedroom of a home on Nov. 7 before igniting the room while she was still
alive. Hanson was seven months preg,nant.
Evans is also accused of shooting and
stabbing Hanson’s mother, Samantha Hanson, and shooting her father,
Dwayne Hanson, in the head. Cvitanovich says his office will conduct an
autopsy on Evans.