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Sheriff: Couple found dead in rural Oelrichs

OELRICHS (AP) — The sheriff in Fall River County says authorities are investigating the death of an elderly couple found dead in their rural Oelrichs home.

Sheriff Rich Mraz says deputies were called to the home southwest of Oelrichs Monday morning after relatives found the couple, ages 73 and 74.

Mraz says investigators are awaiting autopsy results.

The sheriff's office is working with the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation on the case. The victims' names have not been released.