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Two children found dead in west Tucson home

Posted at 2:59 PM, Apr 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-05 13:31:36-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Two children were found dead at a home on Tucson's west side Thursday afternoon.

According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, deputies first responded to a welfare check at a home on the 2400 block of West Kessler Place at around 2:30 p.m. Inside, they found two children dead with obvious signs of trauma.

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Deputies say an autopsy will ultimately determine how they died, and there is no current threat to the community.

Police haven't released any further information on the incident.