Deaths of 2 Woodstock residents under investigation

Published: Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 4:35 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 11:04 p.m. CDT

WOODSTOCK – Two people who died of possible drug overdoses were found on Saturday, the McHenry County Coroner's Office said.

The deaths of Windy M. Barton-Ralston, 32, and Nicholas R. Matthews, 29, are being investigated by the coroner's office and the Woodstock Police Department.

They were found in their residence on the 500 block of Madison Street, along with drug paraphernalia, the coroner's office said.

Coroner Anne Majewski said she would not specify the type of drugs or paraphernalia found.

She did say there were no signs of foul play and nothing suspicious at the scene.

Autopsies and toxicology tests were performed Monday, and results are pending.

– Joseph Bustos

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