Two People Found Dead Inside Alexander County Home

ALEXANDER COUNTY, N.C. — Police are investigating after they found two people dead inside an Alexander County home. 

Investigators say they found 77-year-old Robert Quackenbush and 71-year-old Betty Quackenbush dead after performing a welfare check at the house on County Home Road. 

Acquaintances of the victims told police they hadn’t seen them in nearly two weeks.  Detectives have not determined a cause of death at this time but foul play has not been ruled out. 

Anyone with information about this death investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-632-8555.