Friday, September 2, 2016

Two people found dead overnight in Clifton

CLIFTON, Colo – The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the deaths of a male and female in their 20s found dead in their home overnight in Clifton.

Deputies found them when an out-of-state family member became concerned for their safety and asked for a welfare check.

The Mesa County Coroner’s Office is conducting an autopsy and will release cause and manner of death when available.

There were no immediate signs of forced entry.

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office believes this was an isolated incident and there are no outstanding subjects.

The death investigation is still active and ongoing.

If anyone has information about this crime call our Witness Tip Line at (970) 244-3526 or Crime Stoppers at (970) 241-STOP.