Family of 5, including 3 young children, found dead in North Carolina home

Family of 5, including 3 young children, found dead in North Carolina home
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CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C. — Deputies are investigating after a family of five was found dead inside a North Carolina home Friday afternoon, WCTI reported.

Officers were called to a Craven County home, where they found Michael Ireland, his wife April and three children, ages 8 months, 3 and 4.

The Craven County Sheriff’s Office said it was an isolated incident and that there was no threat to the community.

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Authorities are still investigating and waiting for more information after autopsies are complete.

No other details have been released.

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