UPDATE (2/26/19) – The Winnebago County Coroner confirmed the victims were shot to death. The victims’ names haven’t been released yet.
Cherry Valley Police and the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office are investgating after two people were found dead inside a Cherry Valley home Monday afternoon.
Cherry Valley Police were called to a home on the 1700 block of White Oak Trail around 12:15 p.m. Monday afternoon. Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz says the victims were a man and woman in their 40’s. The victims have not been identified while families are notified. Autopsies are scheducled for Tuesday.
Investigators say there was no forced entry to the residence, and that there is no threat to the public.