An investigation is underway in Lenoir after police say two men were found dead inside a home Wednesday afternoon.
According to police, the men, both 74 years old, were found around 4 p.m. Wednesday at a home in the 2400-block of SW Clearfield Place.
Police say Gwyn Lee Kirby and Johnny Ben Church, both 74, were found dead inside the home where they both lived. Officials say the two men were cousins.
“The victims appear to have died from unnatural causes” according to a spokesperson.
Anyone with information in regards to this investigation are asked to contact The Lenoir Police Department at 828-757-2100 or to remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers at 828-758-8300.