Couple found dead in SE Kent County home

Posted at 5:02 PM, Sep 04, 2018

BOWNE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities are investigating the death of a married couple in southeastern Kent County.

The Kent County Sheriff’s Department says the bodies of 66-year-old Theodore Syrek and 62-year-old Patty Syrek were found in the 9000 block of Jordan River Dr. SE.  Their deaths are being investigated as suspicious.

According to a release, officials responded to the home at about 11 a.m. after a family member contacted police and asked them to check on the couple’s well-being.  Kent Count Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Joel Roon tells FOX 17 that deputies found the couple after obtaining a search warrant to enter the home.