Man and woman found dead in house

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Police are in the early stages of an investigation into the deaths of two people in Glenrothes.

Officers were called to a house in the Forres Drive area shortly after 6pm on Thursday, October 4, by the Scottish Ambulance Service.

A 48-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman had been found unresponsive within the property, and were pronounced dead at the scene.

The deaths are currently being treated as unexplained pending further enquiries, and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Detective Chief Inspector Scott Cunningham of Fife Division said: “The families of the man and woman have been informed and will be kept fully updated as our enquiries progress.

“We understand the local community will have questions and concerns, and I want to reassure people that we’re doing all we can to establish the circumstances surrounding their deaths.

“Anyone who may have information relevant to the investigation is urged to contact Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 2867 of 4th October, or speak to an officer in the area as soon as possible.”