Family of four found dead in Herndon

Posted at 6:54 PM, Sep 25, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-25 18:56:01-04

A family of four has been found dead inside a home in Herndon, Virginia. That’s west of Washington, DC.

The victims include two adults and two children.

Police say they discovered the family after responding to a call for a welfare check at the home.

Authorities say one of the victims didn't show up at work for two days, prompting the employer to call police.

There's no word yet on how the family died.