East Alabama murder-suicide victims identified

By | November 17, 2021

David James and Quentinna James Death – Cause of Death – 42 year old David James and Quentinna James, also 42, were both found deceased in an apparent murder-suicide incident. Authorities say that they were both found dead on Sunday, 14th of November 2021.

David was first located dead on County Road 114 in Chambers County’s Lafayette community with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and the police declared him dead on the scene. Then a welfare check was carried out on James’ wife at a residence in the 6000 block of U.S. 29 North in Cusseta by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

When authorities got to the scene, they found Quentinna unresponsive and investigation disclosed that Quentinna had been shot. She was pronounced dead on the scene. Circumstances surrounding the shooting is unknown but investigators believe that David shot his wife and then went to Lafayette before turning the gun on himself.