ST. LOUIS – The medical examiner has assumed the investigation after a man and woman in their late 80s or early 90 were found dead in a home Thursday afternoon.

Police responded to a home on the 5300 block of Reber Place where the man and woman were found dead. Police said there was no sign of 'inflicted trauma'.

Homicide detectives responded initially, but the medical examiner has since taken over the investigation.

The investigation is ongoing.