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Police: Man, woman dead in suspected NW Pa. murder-suicide; 2 children also in apartment

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ERIE, Pennsylvania — Authorities in northwest Pennsylvania say a man and woman died in a suspected murder-suicide in Erie.

Police said the two were found dead of gunshot wounds inside an upstairs apartment in the city.

The Erie Times-News (http://bit.ly/1qsGFCU ) reports that another woman was inside the unit and reported the shooting at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

Police said two children sleeping in the apartment were awakened by officers.

The county coroner's office said names of the two were not immediately available.


Information from: Erie Times-News, http://www.goerie.com

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