[Update] Victims in East Texas Double Homicide were Shot : Manhunt for Suspect Continues
Van Zandt County Sheriff's Investigators say the couple found dead in their home last week died of gunshot wounds. A preliminary autopsy indicates Peter Shick, 74, and Latricia Shick ,55 of Ben Wheeler had been dead for several days before a family member discovered their bodies Friday.
A capital murder warrant for 31-year-old Donny Lee Greenhow was issued Saturday. Authorities are considering Greenhow armed and dangerous, and ask anyone who sees or knows Greenhow to contact local law enforcement or Crime Stoppers.
The couple was found inside a home on Van Zandt County Road 4812 near Edom and Ben Wheeler.
Van Zandt County Sheriff Pat Burnett said an SUV stolen from Kaufman County earlier in the week was found at the scene.