11/14/2012 06:05 EST | Updated 01/14/2013 05:12 EST

Police investigating suspicious death in east-end

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man and a woman were found without vital signs inside a home in east-end Toronto.

The couple — who police say were related — was found in a home on Ladykirk Avenue, near Woodbine Avenue and Gerrard Street East, at about 12:30 p.m.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The man has been taken to hospital.

Police say they are treating the woman's death as suspicious and are interested in speaking with family members.

No names have been released.