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Deaths of man, woman found in northeastern Pennsylvania home probed as possible murder-suicide


HAZLETON, Pennsylvania — Authorities say the deaths of a man and woman found with gunshot wounds in their northeastern Pennsylvania home are being investigated as a possible murder-suicide.

Police in Luzerne County called to the Hazleton residence shortly before 8 p.m. Sunday found the bodies of the two.

Deputy Coroner Jeff Stock identified them as 55-year-old Wayne Volciak and 51-year-old Michelle Volciak. He said they had died within hours of being found.

An official ruling on a cause and manner of death has not yet been made.

Michelle Volciak operated a cake and cupcake bakery called Michelle's Creative Cakes.

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