Hazleton City police tell us they were called to the rear of 805 North James Street just after 8 o'clock Sunday night for reports of gunshots fired.
Two people in their early 50s were found unresponsive in the home with gunshot wounds.
The Luzerne County coroner pronounced them dead at the scene.
The Hazleton police chief stressed to Eyewitness News that this was not a random act of violence.
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