Teen finds grandparents dead in NE Philadelphia

June 22, 2011 10:46:31 AM PDT
Police say a 16-year-old found his grandparents dead inside a Northeast Philadelphia home on Wednesday morning.

The discovery was made around 10:40 a.m. in the 9500 block of Northeast Avenue.

Police say the 74-year-old man and 74-year-old woman were both found suffering from gunshot wounds to the head inside their home.

Both were pronounced dead a short time later.

Police say they did recover a weapon at the scene and suspect this may be a murder-suicide.

Stay with Action News and 6abc.com as this story develops.

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