Update: Graham police have issued the following press release updating information related to their investigation of two bodies found in a home on Cherry Street:
2 Bodies Recovered from Residence in Graham.
Graham, Texas, January 26, 2017: On Thursday Morning at approximately 10:39 AM, Graham Police officers were called to the 1300 block of Cherry Street to investigate the discovery of two individuals deceased within a residence.
Upon entry into the residence, Investigators discovered the bodies of two white males in a bedroom, each having an apparent single gunshot wound.
The two individuals have been identified as:
1) Joseph E. Parker, 61 of Graham Texas.
2) Kensy L. Parker, 27 also of Graham. Kensy was the son of Joseph Parker
A weapon was recovered at the scene and the circumstances surrounding the deaths are under investigation at this time.
Joseph Parker was a former Graham Police Officer and was currently employed by the Young County Sheriff Department as a Deputy Sheriff.
We ask for your consideration for the family at this time.