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Police investigating after man and woman found dead inside Richmond Heights home

Posted at 2:14 PM, Sep 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-09 14:14:39-04

RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Ohio — The Richmond Heights Police Department and the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office are investigating after a man and a woman were found dead inside a home Sunday night, according to a police report.

On Sunday at around 6:31 p.m., police responded to the 500 block of Gentry Circle for a welfare check.

The two residents living there, a man and a woman, were both found dead inside the home, police said.

The medical examiner later identified the woman as 62-year-old Cheryl Matthews.

In a statement, Richmond Heights police said, "we offer condolences to the friends and family during this difficult time."

Both police and the medical examiner's office are investigating this incident.