YAKIMA — The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after two burned bodies were found at a hop yard outside of Moxee, Yakima County.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that an employee at the hop yard about 6 miles east of Moxee found the bodies around 2:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Sheriff’s Office spokesman Casey Schilperoort said the bodies had been burned, and the deaths are considered homicides. He said the circumstances are under investigation.