Apparent murder-suicide in Cheney, police say

CHENEY — A man and woman have been found dead in an apartment in Cheney, and authorities are investigating one death as a homicide and the other as a suicide.

Deputy Craig Chamberlin of the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said investigators do not believe any suspects are at large. Officers found the bodies inside an apartment Saturday morning.

Chamberlin said Sunday that the victims have not been identified. He says the man and woman do not appear to be related.

The sheriff’s office is assisting Cheney police in the investigation.

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