Burlington police find bodies of 2 young adults in basement; only 1 death considered suspicious

The 18-year-old woman's death is being considered suspicious, authorities said, but the 20-year-old man's is not.

Burlington police found the bodies of an 18-year-old woman and 20-year-old man in the basement of a home Wednesday afternoon.

The woman’s death is being investigated as suspicious, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office, but the man’s is not.

The two knew each other, and the DA’s office does not believe there is an ongoing public safety threat.

Officers responded to the McCafferty Way home after a 911 call around 4 p.m.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is investigating to determine the cause and manner of both deaths.


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