Two Found Dead in a Long Beach Apartment

Long Beach police detectives are investigating the death of two people found inside a Long Beach apartment.

Officers arrived to the 1300 block of Appleton Street around 3 p.m. Thursday. Officers were conducting a welfare check on the occupants of an apartment. Police said when they arrived they found two people deceased in the lower level of the two-story building.

Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances of the deaths. We will have more information when available.