19-year-old Maybelline factory employee killed in murder-suicide

Police are investigating a double fatal shooting outside the Maybelline factory in North Little Rock. THV11's Amanda Jaeger was live on the scene Wednesday morning

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – Police say that an early morning double fatal shooting at a North Little Rock factory has now been deemed a murder-suicide.

According to Sgt. Amy Cooper with the North Little Rock Police Department, officers responded to a shots fired call at the L’Oreal Maybelline Co. plant parking lot at 11500 Maybelline Road shortly after 3 a.m.

Upon arrival, they found a man and a woman both dead from apparent gunshots. 

The victims have been identified as 19-year-old Chasity Denise Cannady and 32-year-old Jim Gilot.

Witnesses to the incident said that Gilot shot Cannady before turning the gun on himself.

Ms. Cannady was a current employee of the company.  Mr. Gilot at one time was an employee; however, his current employment status has not been determined.

Officers with the NLRPD are not searching for any other suspects associated with this incident.

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