Double-homicide victims identified

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Deputies with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office were called to a home in southeast El Paso County just before 2 a.m. Saturday.

When they arrived to the home, in the 13500 block of Hobby Horse Lane, southeast of S. Peyton Highway and Squirrel Creek Road, they found two people dead inside.

The Major Crimes Unit is now investigating this case as a double homicide. The El Paso County coroner has identified the couple as Larry and Pamela Nelson.

Further details are not being released by the sheriff's office at this time, pending the investigation.

There is also no suspect information available. Deputies are asking to public to remain vigilant. If anyone has information that may help with this investigation, call the sheriff's office tip line at 719-520-6666.