Chattaroy couple found dead in their home

Staff Writer

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives are investigating the death of two elderly adults at a Chattaroy residence.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a welfare check on Oct. 8 at approximately 10:30 a.m. at a residence in the 27100 block of north Scotts Ridge Lane.
Deputies found two adults inside the home, and medical personnel confirmed both were deceased.
Major Crimes detectives were called to the scene to conduct a follow-up investigation.
Investigators do not believe there is any threat to the public in connection to this incident, but have not ruled out suicide as the cause of death.