Update: Police identify man and woman in Columbia death investigation

Police said Tuesday afternoon they are conducting a death investigation in Columbia. (Tommy Sladek/KRCG 13)

The Columbia Police Department said Tuesday afternoon it was conducting a death investigation at a home on Texas Avenue.

CPD identified the man and woman found dead inside the residence as 61-year-old Marvin Clay and 36- year-old Tia Ford,.

According to police, officers were called to the 700 block of Texas Avenue at about 11:47 Tuesday morning for a possible heart attack. Upon arrival, emergency personnel discovered the bodies of Clay and Ford.

Police say they are working the case as a death investigation, meaning they have not determined if a homicide was committed.

Neighbors said officers had been working the scene for a few hours.

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