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2 dead from gunshot wounds in Star Valley

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Two people were found dead in a Star Valley home on Monday.

According to a release from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, on Monday night police received a call requesting a welfare check at a home on Alta Drive in Star Valley Ranch.

The release says police entered the home after failing to get a response and found two people dead from apparent gunshot wounds. A firearm was recovered near the bodies.

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The two dead are identified as Gary Dale Hodges, 71, and Memorie Jean Hodges, 46.

The release says the case is under investigation by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office and DCI, and that there does not appear to be anyone else connected to the incident at this time.