Police Say Couple Found Dead of Unknown Causes in Brooklyn

NEW YORK — A Brooklyn man and woman were found dead of unknown causes in their apartment, police said.

Officers responded to a 911 call at the Ingersoll Houses in Fort Greene shortly before 4 p.m. Tuesday and found the couple dead inside their apartment. They were identified as Lisa Petty, 51, and Dandre Brown, 64.

Police said there were no signs of forced entry and no signs of trauma to the bodies. The medical examiner's office will determine the pair's cause of death.


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