State police have detained a suspect in what the Forest County coroner is calling a double homicide.
Coroner Norman J. Wimer found Marcelle I. Edwards, 42, and Donald L. Shay, 43, dead early today at a mobile home on Holli Acre Road in Tionesta.
Mr. Shay, of Leechburg, Armstrong County, was found just outside the door of the mobile home, and Ms. Edwards, who lived in the home, was foound inside.
Mr. Wimer said both had been stabbed to death.
Later in the morning, state police took into custody Scott Black, described by troopers as Ms. Edwards' ex-boyfriend.