- Associated Press - Thursday, March 20, 2014

PALMERTON, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a suspect was arrested after two men were shot to death in an eastern Pennsylvania home.

State police in Monroe County said 54-year-old Jeffrey Place and 30-year-old Steven Powell were killed shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday in Eldred Township.

The Monroe County coroner’s office said Place was pronounced dead at the scene while Powell later died at Pocono Medical Center.

Police said a 54-year-old man who called 911 was arrested without incident.

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