Two bodies found at Opp home; state involved in the investigation


OPP, Ala. (WDHN) — Opp police are investigating the deaths of two men found at a home on Hardin Street Thursday afternoon.

Around 4:06 p.m., officers were called to the home over the presence of a dead man in the home. They found the 48-year-old man’s body in a bedroom, but while looking around the home, they found another man, age 34, dead outside.

The preliminary investigation did not reveal clear signs of violence, but the authorities are still looking at the scene. The State Bureau of Investigation, Covington County District Attorney’s Office, and the Covington County Drug Task Force are involved at this point.

Both victims were black men, and their bodies are being taken to the Alabama Department of Forensic Science to find out how they died.

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