Two dead in suspected murder-suicide in Bradley County

Two dead in suspected murder-suicide in Bradley County

November 12th, 2015 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

This is a developing story and will be updated when more information becomes available.

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Sheriffs are investigating the suspected murder-suicide of two people found Thursday night in southwestern Bradley County.

The bodies of a man and woman, who have not been identified, were discovered inside an empty home on Clear Lake Road in McDonald, according to a news release from the Bradley County Sheriff's Office. 

The cause of death has not been released and autopsies will be conducted. 

The home belongs to a family member, the release stated.

The investigation is ongoing and the Bradley County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division is expect to be on the scene for most of the night.

A street sign at the intersection of McDonald School Road and Clear Lake Road is shown.

Photo by Evan Hoopfer /Times Free Press.