Akron police are investigating a double homicide that took place early Tuesday morning.

Police responded to a home on the 800 block of Merton Ave. around 4:30 a.m. and found a man and a woman both dead from gunshot wounds. They have been identified as 44-year-old Tramango Roper and 54-year-old Robin El-Amin.

Autopsies are set to be performed on Wednesday.