PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide in the Lake Padgett area of Land O’Lakes.

Deputies say a woman and two children are dead. According to the sheriff’s office, deputies believe it was a mother who killed her two children before killing herself.

The incident is said to have happened on Laver Lane near Lake Padgett Drive and Bell Lake Road.

There is no threat to the public. The situation is still under investigation, deputies say.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.