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Two women found dead in Sauk County hotel room

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:18:22 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 18 2013 01:54:50 PM CST

SAUK COUNTY, Wis. -

Two women were found dead in a hotel room at the Ho-Chunk Casino on Thursday, according to the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were called to the hotel at 11:04 a.m. by Ho-Chunk security.

The women are identified as Stephanie L. Mortimer,25, of Reedsburg and Ashley M. Brault, 27 of Madison.

Investigators said they believe the deaths are possibly drug related. They said they located needles, syringes and other smoking devices used for the consumption of drugs.

Autopsies were completed on Friday with toxicology reports pending. 

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