LANCASTER – The Lancaster Police Department is investigating a double homicide that occurred early Friday morning in the 4100 block of Edwards.  

“Officers responded and found a 35-year-old black female and a 17-year-old black female in the home,” according to a press release from the department. “Officers secured the area and detectives were called in.”  

The bodies were transported to the Dallas County medical examiner’s office.

The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact the Lancaster Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at 972- 218-2700.