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2 people found dead inside Oakville home; no suspects sought

Last Updated Jan 17, 2018 at 5:35 pm EST

Halton police say two people were found dead inside a home in northeast Oakville.

Police were called to Summerhill Crescent, near Upper Middle Road East and Ninth Line, around 5 a.m. on Wednesday. Police initially described the investigation as a weapons-related call.

When police entered the home, they found the bodies of Prem Singh, 69, and Jan Singh, 70. They both lived at the home.

Police said a shooting occurred at the home and a gun was found.

Investigators also said they are not looking for any suspects at this time.

“We believe it to be contained to that residence, and we have no other concerns for public safety in the area,” Insp. Jeff Sandy told CityNews.

Halton police investigate after two people were found dead inside a home on Summerhill Crescent in Oakville on Jan. 17, 2018. CITYNEWS/Tammie Sutherland
Halton police investigate after two people were found dead inside a home on Summerhill Crescent in Oakville on Jan. 17, 2018. CITYNEWS/Tammie Sutherland