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July 1, 2013

Names of McFaddin Beach shooting victims released

SABINE PASS — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s office has released the names of those dead following a shooting on McFaddin Beach Sunday, June 30.

The two victims are listed as Lauren Brack, 31, of Groves and Regino "Gino" Maybit, Jr., 34, also of Groves. The shooter was named as Eric Barragan, 32, of Bridge City, according to a press release from the JCSO.

Several 911 calls streamed into the JCSO dispatch about a shooting in progress at approximately 4:39 p.m. Sunday. Upon arrival deputies found three people dead, including the shooter dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The shooting seems to have originated from the ending of a relationship between Brack and Barragan. It appears that Maybit and Brack were currently in a relationship. The incident is still under investigation by the JSCO, according to a press release. Anyone that was on the beach and witnessed the shooting is asked to call the detectives division at (409) 835-8411.

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