York Regional Police Homicide Unit is investigating after two people were found deceased inside a home in the City of Richmond Hill

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YRP responded to a check welfare call at a residence in the area of North Lake Road and Bayview Avenue. When they arrived on scene, they found two people deceased inside the home on February 5, 2024, at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Police said the incident appears to be isolated. Investigators do not believe there is any threat to public safety.

Investigators are working with the Office of the Chief Coroner to determine cause of death. Post-mortem examinations will take place in the coming days.

Anyone with information is asked to call the York Regional Police Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423, extension 7865, or by email at homicide@yrp.ca. Anyone wanting to provide information anonymously can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or provide a tip online at www.1800222tips.com.