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Two found dead in Aurora residence after report of gunshots Friday morning

Police: Victims knew each other
Posted at 6:56 AM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-12 14:59:02-04

AURORA, Colo. — Two people were found dead in an Aurora residence early Friday morning after police received a report of gunshots.

Officer Anthony Camacho with the Aurora Police Department said around 3:30 a.m., the department received a call about gunshots heard inside a residence on the 1500 block of S. Sable Boulevard. When officers arrived, they learned that people inside the residence woke up to the gunshots and called their family members who were not at that residence. Those family members called police.

Officers found two deceased people inside the residence. In a news release early Friday afternoon, investigators said they determined that the two people inside the home knew each other. No other details were provided.

Camacho said they do not believe there were any other fatalities or a lingering threat to the public.

Update from police on two people found deceased in residence

The Arapahoe County Coroner's Office will release the identities of the people found deceased.

Nobody is in custody, Camacho said.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the scene and may be in the area for several hours, he said.