The Port Huron Police Department is investigating the death of two people inside a home in the 3000 block of Cooper Avenue. On Monday, October 21, 2019 at approximately 8:30 p.m. the Port Huron Police Department responded to a Welfare Check. They found a six-year-old male deceased inside the home, as well as his 35-year-old father, both Port Huron residents. The Major Crimes Unit and Criminal Investigative Division were called to the scene. Preliminary investigation shows evidence that a handgun was used in what appears to be a murder-suicide. The Medical Examiner’s Office has been contacted and will make a final ruling on the cause of death.
If you have any knowledge of this crime, call the Port Huron Police Department Major Crimes Unit at (810) 984-5383. Anonymous tips can be received through the CAPTURE Hotline at (810) 987-6688 or emailed through www.porthuronpolice.org.
Information regarding counseling services is available through Community Mental Health Access at (810) 987–6911 or (888) 225-4447.
Information provided to WGRT by the Port Huron Police Department. 10/22/2019
UPDATE: The names of the deceased are Robert William Lagrow, a 35-year-old male and Weston Keith Lagrow, a six-year-old male. The Port Huron Police Department, along with the staff of WGRT, wish to express our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and students who are dealing with this senseless tragedy.