SPRINGFIELD, Mo. | Police are investigating the deaths of a man and woman whose bodies were found in a southwest Missouri home.
The victims were identified as Clifford Moad, 59, and Christy Willmon, 26. Investigators say they believe the victims were a couple but haven't determined whether they were married.
Springfield police Lt. Kirk Manlove described the deaths as suspicious but declined to comment on a cause. He said a woman believed to be Moad's adult daughter found the bodies Tuesday morning.
Manlove said a young boy and girl also were in the home but were not injured. They are believed to be the woman's children.
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He said the state is trying to place the children with family members.