(KMOV) -- Madison County Police are investigating the deaths of two individuals who were found dead in their rural Edwardsville home Monday afternoon. Police say they received reports from neighbors that the individuals were not responding to phone calls.
Family members of the individuals then entered the home Monday and discovered both the owners to be deceased. They reported it to police immediately. Police say the preliminary investigation reveals the deaths to be domestic related.
Madison County police requested crime scene investigators from Illinois State Police for assistance. Officials say the individual’s names will not be released until a full autopsy is conducted.