Man, woman found dead in apparent murder-suicide at Smyrna townhomes

A man and a woman have been found dead in a Smyrna home Monday evening in what police are calling an apparent murder-suicide.

Officers responded at around 7 p.m. to the 1700 block of Highlands View Drive inside the Highlands View Townhomes. Smyrna Police have not said how they were notified but did confirm officers found the two bodies inside the residence.

Investigators were seen combing over the area for evidence well into the evening.

Police tape cordoned off a section of the complex as investigators worked around the townhome.

The identities of the two victims and their relationship have not been released.

Investigators say the motive behind the apparent murder-suicide remains under investigation.

The case remains under investigation. If you have any information that could help detectives, call the Smyrna Police Department.

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