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Family found dead in Virginia home

HERNDON, Va. (WJLA) – A family of four has been found dead inside a Herndon, Virginia home.The victims include two adults and two children.

Police said they discovered the family after responding to a call for a welfare check at the home. Authorities said one of the victims didn’t show up at work for two days, prompting the employer to call police.

There’s no word, yet, on how the family died.