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Police investigating after two found dead in Mason County trailer

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BELFAIR, Wash. — Sheriff’s deputies and state troopers are investigating after a man and woman were found dead in a trailer Friday evening north of Belfair.

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office says a neighbor called 911 around 5pm to report the deaths of two people.   Chief Deputy Ryan Spurling says a six-year old child came home from school, found the  bodies, and then went to a neighbor’s house to ask for help.

Deputies say the trailer is off Old Belfair Highway, north of Belfair.  The cause of death was not immediately known, but deputies said it was being treated as a homicide, and a knife was found at the scene.

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