The Chicago Tribune is reporting a Cook County Sheriff's Office correctional officer and his wife, a Chicago police officer, were found shot to death inside a home in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood of Chicago Sunday morning, officials said.

According to Cara Smith, a spokeswoman for the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Javier Acevedo and his wife Veronica were found dead about 5 a.m. inside their home in the 5300 block of South Austin Avenue on the Southwest Side. She said the death is being investigated as a murder-suicide.