Two people were found dead from gunshots in Clifton early Monday morning.

The Mesa County Sheriff's office arrived on the scene this morning around 3:30 to find two men dead from apparent gunshot wounds.

Authorities have been on the scene since this morning gathering information and working to determine what occurred and who might be responsible. Those living in the area should expect a noticeable police presence today until they can determine what exactly happened.

The shooting occurred in a house in the 400 block of Lois Street in Clifton.

The Sheriff's office states that until the coroner has had an opportunity to determine cause of death there will be no further information.