These Are the 2 Women Killed in the Lafayette 'Trainwreck' Shooting

Source: AP
Source: AP

On Thursday night, during a viewing of Trainwreck, 59-year-old John Russell Houser opened fire in a Lafayette, Louisiana, theater, killing two people and injuring nine other, before killing himself.

The victims who died in the attack were two young women: 21-year-old Mayci Breaux and 33-year-old Jillian Johnson. 

Breaux worked at clothing store Coco Eros and on Friday morning, her colleagues posted a tribute to the company's Facebook page.

On her Facebook page, Breaux states she attended Louisiana State University at Eunice and was in a relationship with Matthew Rodriguez, whom she is pictured with here: 

The second victim, Jillian Johnson, lived in Lafayette and was described by one of her friends on Facebook as a "brilliant photographer, artist, designer." According to her page, she was married to Jason Brown, whom she is pictured with below:

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