Canadian billionaire, founded of Apotex pharmaceutical corporation Barry Sherman and his wife Honey were found dead in their house in Toronto, Canada.
Police said the circumstances of their death appear suspicious, CBS reported.
Const. David Hopkinson declined to say whether the bodies showed signs of trauma and did not provide details on the time or cause of death.
Sherman founded Apotex in 1974. The company is producing pharmaceuticals and exporting them to more than 115 countries. In November Canadian Business magazine incuded Shrman in the list of the richest Canadians.
Sherman has also been an active philanthropist, including donating $50 million Canadian (US$39 million) to the United Jewish Appeal.