2 bodies discovered inside a North Philadelphia home
PHILADELPHIA - February 22, 2014 (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are investigating the discovery of two bodies inside a home in North Philadelphia Saturday.
Police say a 40-year-old man was found shot in the head along with a 30-year-old woman who had been shot in the chest inside a home at 2624 West Somerset Street just after 2:30 p.m.
Both were pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are searching for a weapon and motive.
Police say five people were taken into custody after a fight broke out among family members.
The incident remains under investigation.
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