Murder-Suicide Reported In Home Of Wounded War Veteran In Northampton County

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Northampton C...

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Northampton County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Authorities in Northampton County are investigating a suspected murder-suicide that happened in a Moore Township home built for a wounded veteran two years ago.

The fatal shooting happened just before midnight Monday at a home at 3001 Delps Road.  Authorities remained on scene until early Tuesday, but have not released the identities of the victims.

Township police said the shooting has preliminarily been ruled a murder-suicide and involved a man and a woman, but details are being withheld pending further investigation by the Northampton County coroner’s office.  Police said there were children in the home during the shooting, but they were not injured.

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