Two teenage brothers found dead in Roane County home


ROANE COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – The Roane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after two brothers were found dead Tuesday.

District Attorney General Russell Johnson said two brothers, aged 17 and 19, were found dead in a home on Circle Drive near Caney Creek Road.

Johnson said an it is being investigated as a possible overdose and no foul play is suspected at this time.

The identities of the victims have not yet been released. The remains have been sent for autopsies.

This is a developing story and we’ll continue to update the details as they become available.

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