Death of two Fairfield residents under investigation


The deaths of two Fairfield residents is under investigation by the Fairfield Police Department.

Sunday morning authorities were summoned to the Super 8 Motel after two people were found unconscious and later pronounced dead.

The individuals identified as 20 year old Alexandra Higdon of Libertyville, and 24 year old Casey Griffin of Fairfield.

Their bodies have been set to the State Medical Examiners office for autopsies.

Officials say the case is still under investigation. Fairfield Police is asking anyone who may have had contact with either individual over the weekend are asked to please contact the police department by calling 641-472-4146.