Skeletal remains of identical twins in recliners went unnoticed for years

Skeletal remains of identical twins in recliners went unnoticed for years

March 31st, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Homeowners that live along Acorn Court are scratching their heads after finding out the badly decomposed remains of their next door neighbors were found over the weekend.

Barbara Owens lives a few doors from the house where Chattanooga Police found 63-year-old identical twins; Anthony and Andrew Johnson's skeletal remains sitting in recliners in their living room.

Multiple sources say the twins' sister tried to check on them in August 2011, but didn't have a key. She called police, who would not force their way in. Finally, this weekend another family member was able to get a key to go inside.

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