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OPP investigating 3 deaths at Mallorytown home

OPP in Leeds County discovered the bodies of three people in a rural area east of Kingston early Friday. The three are believed to related.
OPP in Leeds County discovered the bodies of three people in a rural area east of Kingston early Friday. The three are believed to related. Don Mitchell / Global News

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the deaths of three people at a home near Mallorytown, east of Kingston.

Friday morning, members of the Leeds County OPP detachment found three people dead at a home on County Road 5 in Front of Yonge Township after a call for service.

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Police say the three, who vary in age, are believed to be related, but have not said how. 

The investigation remains ongoing with officers of the OPP Leeds County detachment, the Leeds County crime unit and the OPP forensic identification services unit, under the direction of Det. Insp. Daniel Nadeau of the OPP criminal investigation branch.

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“This is believed to be an isolated incident with no threat to public safety,” police said in a news release.

Autopsies are planned to confirm the cause of the deaths.