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Chesapeake, OH couple found dead Friday morning

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CHESAPEAKE, OH -

Sheriff Jeff Lawless says there is an investigation into the deaths of two elderly people in Lawrence County, Ohio. 

The sheriff says his office received a call concerning a possible death at 1904 County Road 124 in Chesapeake, Ohio. The tip came in at 8:50 a.m., Friday.

When deputies got to the scene, they found two elderly people inside dead from what appeared to be self inflicted gunshot wounds.

A family member came to check on the couple and discovered the bodies.  The names are not being released at this time and the sheriff says he does not feel there is any need for the public to be alarmed.