They lived on the porous border between haves and have-nots. They died in a double murder-suicide

Melissa Millner
Melissa Millner, holding her pet Rocky, wipes away tears as she remembers her ex-boyfriend Geoff Garland, who was killed along with Kandince Cuellar on Veterans Day. Their killer, Eric Krause, fatally shot himself.
(Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)

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Benjamin Oreskes is a general assignment reporter in the Los Angeles Times’ California section.
Matthew Ormseth is a reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Before joining The Times in 2018, he covered city news and state politics at the Hartford Courant. He grew up in Arcadia and graduated from Cornell University.
Maria L. La Ganga is a Metro reporter for the Los Angeles Times. She has covered six presidential elections and served as bureau chief in San Francisco and Seattle.