A man and woman were found fatally shot in a home Friday night, police said.
Officers responding to a breaking and entering call about 8:43 p.m. heard shots fired and found Rebecka J. Pearce, 30, and Jeremy S. Pearce, 34, dead at a home in the 1700 block of McLaurin Lane. Police identified the pair as wife and husband.
Two girls, ages 2 and 6, were found locked in a bedroom, unharmed.
Police consider the slayings a domestic incident, although the investigation is continuing.
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The children are with family members.
Officials ask anyone with information about the case to call the Fuquay-Varina Police Department at 919-552-3191.