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Teton County authorities investigating pair of bodies found in Hoback area home

According to the Teton County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) two deceased bodies were found in a home in the Hoback area, one of which had an apparent gunshot wound.

“On Wednesday September 4, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. a home health care worker reported finding a deceased adult female in a home,” stated a news release from the TCSO.  “The female appeared too have a suspicious injury. The worker left the home and called 911. Deputies entered the home, in the Hoback area of Teton County, and verified the female was deceased and appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound. The body of an adult male was found near the female victim. The male also appeared to have suffered a traumatic injury. A handgun was recovered near the body of the male.”

The TCSO stated that the Teton County Coroner’s Office are still on scene conducting their investigation. Investigators from Wyoming DCI are assisting.

“There is no suspected danger to area residents and no outstanding suspects are being sought at this time,” the information concluded. “More information will be released after the next of kin have been notified.”