Two found dead in Breathitt County home

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BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Authorities in Breathitt County are investigating the deaths of two people.

According to the Breathitt County Sheriff’s Office, the bodies of a man and a woman were found Monday around 10:20 a.m. at a home at 8586 HWY 30 in the Shoulderblade community.

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The sheriff says both had apparent gunshot wounds.

The bodies were taken to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort where autopsies are scheduled to be performed Tuesday.