Police Investigate Homicide After Body Found In MWC House

Monday, February 13th 2012, 7:05 pm
By: News 9

Police are now investigating a homicide after a body was discovered at a house in Midwest City Monday afternoon.

The crime scene tape is up in Midwest City, and an investigation is underway. Police said one person is dead and two others are in the hospital.

It happened at a house, located in the 1000 block of S. Holly Lane in Midwest City. Investigators continued to comb through evidence late into the evening Monday.

Police said they found one person dead with trauma inside the home after responding to a welfare call. Two others were taken to the hospital. One detective on the scene told News 9 that the two hospitalized individuals are in "bad shape."

Neighbors said an elderly woman lived in the home with a man in his 20's and a woman in her 20's.

Distraught family members were on the scene shortly after news crews arrived. Witnesses report seeing two people taken from the home.

Police have not released many details. News 9 cannot confirm what neighbors are saying at this time. We will bring you the latest information as soon as it becomes available.