Police identify bodies in hotel room, investigating as murder-suicide

Bonner Springs Police believe two people found dead in a hotel room were victims of a murder-suicide.

Police said a maid found Lacie Martinez and Michael James Jr., both in their 20s, in a hotel room at the Holiday Inn Express. Martinez and Jones were from North Carolina.

Police believe they were passing through on their way from North Carolina to Seattle.

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Editor's note: Police previously identified the second victim as Michael Jones Jr.

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