LAKEWOOD — Police on Thursday found the bodies of a mother and her adult son inside a house.

Officers performing a wellness check on 86-year-old Fabiola Rubiano and 51-year-old James Rubiano at the house on Central Avenue made the discovery, according to Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer.

Billhimer said that both people had "extensive medical histories" and that a medical exam would be performed on Friday to determine a cause of death.

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