WESTON LAKES (October 27, 2013) A 27-year-old Fort Bend County man has been charged with two counts of murder in the beating deaths of his parents.
Ross Lawrence was ordered held in lieu of $2 million bond.
Deputies who responded to a 911 call from a neighbor Friday night found the bodies of Steve and Sue Lawrence, both 61, lying in the driveway of their home in Weston Lakes, a small community west of Houston.
The couple is believed to have been beaten to death.
Their son was taken to custody at the scene, was evaluated at a hospital and then was taken to jail.
Fort Bend County sheriff's officials say the case remains under investigation.