BETHESDA, Ark. (KTHV) -- On October 15, Independence County Sheriff's Department responded to a Bethesda residence. Upon arrival, the police located two deceased males.

The two were later identified as Spencer Simpson and Thacdeaus Watkins. Both were taken to the Arkansas State Laboratory for autopsies.

Chief Deputy Jeremy Qualls said they have not yet ruled out homicide. They will continue to investigate the scene and deaths, but no further information has been released.

Bethesda is located a few miles west of Batesville.

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