TODAY | April 08, 2013
>>> this morning the family of the texas prosecutor and his wife who were murdered in their home is speaking out. natalie is here with the story.
>> mike mclelland's wife and son son. j.r. mclelland can't hold back when it comes to his pride in his father or the devastation he feels over his sudden loss.
>> they were two people who were deeply in love all the time, every day.
>> reporter: mike and cindy mclelland were found shot to death in their home outside dallas on march 30th . the new shattered mclelland's mother.
>> i was devastated. but why? who did it?
>> reporter: the murders came two months after assistant district attorney mark hasse was shot and killed.
>> we're going to find you.
>> he meant to end this. mark was one of his best friends.
>> reporter: investigators haven't determined if the two crimes are investigated. j.r. mclelland says his father and stepmother's death should sound an alarm to others to protect and serve.
>> it means to put all public owe firms on their toes, not just texas. it's basically domestic terrorism.
>> reporter: mclelland's mother is still trying to understand how the killer or killers could do it.
>> never in trouble.
>> reporter: a funeral service was held on friday, an urn containing cynthia mclelland's ashes was placed inside her husband's flag-draped casket, together forever.
>> we've taken a small bit of gratefulness out of this whole thing that they went together because neither one of them would have wanted to live without the other.
>> mclelland's son says he is confident theily canner or killers will be caught. reward stands at $200,000.
>> natalie thank you very much.