10/31/2014 09:36 EDT | Updated 12/31/2014 05:59 EST

Brockville murder-suicide suspected after woman, child found dead

A murder-suicide is suspected after a mother and daughter were found dead inside their Brockville, Ont., apartment on Thursday.

Brockville Police Chief Scott Fraser told CBC News that officers were called to check on the well-being of residents in the apartment on Thursday. They found an adult and a child dead.

The cause of death has not been released, nor have police released the names of the dead.

The coroner’s office is helping police with the investigation.

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