KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV/AP) -- Authorities are investigating the deaths of a man and woman in Kansas City as homicides.

Officers found 35-year-old Fernando Howard and 36-year-old Shaketa Payne inside a home in the 2900 block of Monroe at 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

Police say they had unknown injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene. The circumstances of their deaths are under investigation.

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