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Couple found dead inside Chesterfield home

Posted at 10:41 PM, Apr 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-05 09:48:42-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Police have launched a death investigation after two people were found dead inside a Chesterfield County

Around 7:22 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to the home in the 13000 block of Paigewood Road, near Lucks Lane.

When officers went inside the home they discovered two bodies.

The victims have not been identified at this time.

Police confirmed there was a strong smell of gas inside the home and the fumes came from a nearby vehicle.

They did not specify where the vehicle was located in proximity to the bodies.

Investigators said there was no threat to the public.

An official cause of death will be confirmed by the Examiner's office but a preliminary investigation does not indicate any foul play.

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