An elderly couple have been found dead in a flat in south Essex.
Police were called to an address in Eastwood Road in Southend at around 6.25pm yesterday (Tuesday, October 11) to concerns for the welfare of an elderly couple inside.
Officers attended and found the bodies of a man and a woman.
They were both declared dead at the scene.
The deaths are being treated as ‘unexplained’ and police investigations are on-going.
The next of kin have been informed.