Suspect in five killings barricaded in home near Philadelphia: reports

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Posted: Dec 15, 2014 9:35 AM

(Reuters) - A suspect in five killings barricaded himself inside a suburban Philadelphia home on Monday morning, local media reported.

Police had discovered the bodies of five people in three separate locations, WPVI television and other media reported.

The suspect, believed to be a military veteran, was holed up in a home in Souderton, Pennsylvania, about 35 miles north of Philadelphia, WPVI reported.

(Reporting by Ellen Wulfhorst; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)