INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Police have now identified the two men who were found dead inside a home in Independence earlier this week.
At around 9:30 Monday night, Independence officers responded to a home near Devonshire Place and Pembroke Crescent on a welfare check.
They then located two men, identified as 51-year-old Brian W. Ortez and 63-year-old Gary L. Brownfield, both from Independence, dead inside the home.
Police said the incident still remains under investigation.