The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of two people in Grand Lake Township.

According to the sheriff's office, a 62-year-old woman and a 55-year-old man were found dead Monday around 8:34 a.m. at a residence on Ellison Road in Saginaw. Relatives and co-workers of the man and woman went to the residence to check on them after neither showed up for work, according to a news release.

The victims' names are being withheld pending family notification.

Authorities did not comment on the nature of the deaths Monday afternoon. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension crime scene unit is assisting with evidence collection. Additional details will be released as available, a news release said.

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