A severely obese mother and her overweight son were found dead in their Staten Island apartment, the New York Post reported Thursday.

Police discovered the body of 300-pound Doris Newsome, 63, sprawled out in front of her open refrigerator Tuesday and her 280-pound son, Martin Newsome, 34, in the rear bedroom room, the Post reported.

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Police believe the two died of natural causes. They were trying to determine who died first and when their deaths occurred, the Post reported.