Two people were found dead in the City of Kawartha Lakes Sunday morning.

Police arrived at Spen Haven Road around 9:25 in the morning, to find a 51-year-old female and a 63 year old male deceased.

After a preliminary investigation police determined the woman’s death was a homicide.

A joint investigation is underway involving the Kawartha Lakes OPP Major Crime Unit, OPP Central Region Forensic Identification Unit and Detective Inspector Matt Watson of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch.

Police want to stress that there is no threat to public safety as a result of this incident.

The names of the deceased individuals are currently being withheld pending next of kin notification.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or 705-324-6741