- Associated Press - Saturday, January 30, 2016

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - Police have found the bodies of an elderly couple in their South Texas home and officers detained a person for questioning.

Brownsville police say the bodies of 86-year-old Jesus Collazo Sr. and his 83-year-old wife, Juanita, were discovered Friday afternoon.

Police were responding to call about the welfare of the couple when officers located the bodies. Investigators did not immediately say who called to dispatch police to the home or what prompted the inquiry.

The deaths are being investigated as homicides. Autopsies were ordered.

A Brownsville police statement says one person was being held for questioning in the investigation. Further details weren’t immediately released.

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