Two found dead in Hoquiam


Police are investigating the death of two Hoquiam residents who were found in their home, officials said Tuesday.

According to police, the couple’s 24-year-old son discovered their bodies Monday in the kitchen of their home on the 3100 block of Sumner Ave. Police were called to the scene just before 7 p.m. Paramedics from the Hoquiam Fire Department responded and verified both the man and the woman, ages 53 and 48, were deceased.

Officials said the crime scene is limited to the inside of the home, and may have involved domestic violence. The Coroner’s Office has not yet released the names of the deceased.