UPDATE: On Friday, the two women who died were identified as Myriah Annelouise Norris, 32 and Brittany Ann English, 33.
The official cause of death is pending.READ MORE: The Pandemic Closed Them, But On Monday Apple Reopened All 270 Of Its US Stores
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police confirm two women and a dog were found dead in an apartment unit in the 17000 block of Vail Street in North Dallas at the Aster by Cortland Apartments.
Police are categorizing the situation as unexplained deaths at this point.
Dallas Fire-Rescue said before first responders arrived, maintenance workers forced their way into the locked apartment and found the victims.READ MORE: Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price Gets 1st COVID-19 Vaccine Dose: 'I'm Trying To Show Leadership And Show The Way'
Dallas Fire-Rescue’s hazardous materials team was called in due to carbon monoxide being detected.
Though they confirmed the presence of the gas, they were unable to identify an exact source.
Neighbors told CBS 11 the apartment unit where the deaths happened is above a boiler room.MORE NEWS: 3rd Group Of Migrants Enter US At Texas Border To Be Processed As Asylum-Seekers
Management at the apartment complex had no comment on what happened.