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Police Identify 2 Teens Found Dead In Cedar City Apartment

Jan 29, 2021, 3:34 PM | Updated: 4:03 pm

Two people were found dead in a Cedar City apartment Wednesday. (KSL-TV)...

Two people were found dead in a Cedar City apartment Wednesday. (KSL-TV)

(KSL-TV)

CEDAR CITY, Utah – Cedar City police have identified two teenagers who were found dead in an apartment Wednesday afternoon.

An officer who responded to a 911 call found the bodies of Lucas Hughes, 18, and Ethan Rapoza, 18, Wednesday in an apartment near 1800 West Harding Avenue.

“After carefully evaluating all the current evidence, we do not believe there exists any public safety threat or outstanding suspects,” Sgt. Clint Pollock with the Cedar City Police Department said.

An autopsy at the Utah Office of the Medical Examiner determined they were stabbed to death, police said.

“After carefully evaluating all the current evidence, we do not believe there exists any public safety threat or outstanding suspects,” Pollock said.

Police are still investigating the incident.

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Police Identify 2 Teens Found Dead In Cedar City Apartment