A post-mortem has confirmed that the two bodies of people found shot dead in a car in Crook are from the same family.
Police confirmed both died from gunshot wounds, but they are not looking for anybody in connection with the deaths.
The bodies are of a man in his 30s and a woman in her 50s.
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