GARLAND, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Two men are dead, after Garland police say they ran a generator inside their apartment in the 200 block of South Barnes Drive.
Arnulfo Escalante Lopez, 41, and Jose Anguiano Torres, 28, were found Friday morning.READ MORE: 'So Casual', Fort Worth Police Seek Suspects Who Stole, Destroyed Golf Carts From Resort
Officers observed a gas-powered generator inside the apartment near where the victims were found. The key to the generator was in the on position with extension cords connected, but it appeared to be out of gas. Witnesses reported hearing the generator running inside the apartment on Wednesday, February 17.READ MORE: Remains Found In Dallas ID'd As Missing Executive James Alan White
Police said they suspect Lopez and Torres died due to exposure from carbon monoxide; however, detectives are working with the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the actual cause of death.
Both men were residents of Garland.MORE NEWS: Suspect In Custody After Child Found Dead In Street In Dallas Neighborhood
The investigation is still active.