An elderly pair were found dead at a home in the West Country. Ian Christopher Hunt, 81, and Lynn Hunt, 77, were found by emergency services on Friday, March 15.

Devon and Cornwall Police were called to an address in Carnkie, Cornwall, by paramedics at around 10.30am. Both Mr and Mrs Hunt, from Helston, were pronounced dead at the scene.

As reported by Cornwall Live, the county's coroner opened and adjourned inquests into their deaths, and full hearings will take place in due course. Police said there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the deaths.

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Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Police were called by ambulance at 10.30am on Friday 15 March following concern for the welfare of two people at an address in Carnkie, Cornwall. A man in his 80s and a woman in her 70s were pronounced deceased at the property.

"The deaths are not being treated as suspicious. Police are undertaking enquires to complete a file for the coroner."

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