Police: 2 bodies found in Trappe house; deaths not suspicious

TRAPPE — A married couple was found dead in their home on the 100 block of Linfield-Trappe Road Wednesday night.

State police entered the residence around 9:45 p.m. after the adult son of the residents requested a check on his parents’ welfare, according to police. They found the husband and wife, both 82, deceased inside, police said.

Police reported there were no suspicious circumstances discovered during the initial investigation and no foul play is suspected regarding the couple’s deaths.

The official cause of death for both individuals is still pending an investigation by the Montgomery County coroner’s office. Their identities have not yet been released.


CORRECTION: This story originally stated the bodies were found in a house in the 100 block of Linfield-Trappe Road, which is in the boundaries of Limerick Township. The error was based on information from a state police press release. The incident actually occurred in the 100 block of Linfield Road, which is in the boundaries of Trappe Borough.

This article will be updated as more information becomes available.