3:30 update: Police release names in murder-suicide
PHILIPSBURG — State police at Clearfield have identified the two people who died this morning in a murder-suicide at the County Market in Philipsburg.
Police said that Mark R. Miscavish, 51, of Philipsburg entered the market and shot and killed his estranged wife, Traci A. Miscavish, 49, of Philipsburg, in an upstairs office, before turning the shotgun on himself.
Police said they learned of the incident at 10:06 a.m., and the first trooper was on the scene by 10:10 a.m.
The store is in Peebles Plaza along Route 322.
Troopers from both Clearfield and Philipsburg barracks responded to the scene.
Police said the market remains closed, as do some of the stores closest to it in the plaza.