(ESSEX,Conn./WTIC News) – Detectives from State Police Central District Major Crime are investigating after two people were found dead at a residence on Prospect Street in Essex around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon.

State Troopers had gone to the home to conduct a well-being check and made the discovery.

Police say there is no threat to the public.

The bodies have been taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for post-mortem examinations.

The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of relatives.


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