TICKFAW, La. -- Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a murder-suicide on Friday.

According to the sheriff's office, around 9:15 p.m., deputies went to home on Ewing Drive in reference to a disturbance with weapons.

At the home, deputies found 56-year-old Steven Roumillat unresponsive, and his wife, 52-year-old Susan Roumillat.

"The preliminary investigation reveals that during a disturbance between the husband and wife, Mr. Roumillat retrieved a handgun and fatally shot his wife. Then using the same weapon, took his own life," said a statement from the sheriff's office.