Two bodies discovered in Boxted home

The bodies of an elderly man and woman have been found at a property in Essex, police said.

Officers made the discovery at a house in Boxted, near Colchester about 07:00 BST.

A police spokeswoman said they were contacted just after 06:30 BST over concerns for the "welfare of the occupants".

The deaths are being treated as "unexplained". Officers are trying to contact the next of kin.

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