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March 24, 2014

Man kills himself when police arrive

BERLIN, Pa. — A Berlin area man killed himself when state police arrived at his home to interview him Sunday morning.

Joseph Abraham Deem, 38, of Salco Road used a weapon to cause a self-inflicted wound when state police from Somerset visited his home at 10 a.m. as part of an active investigation.

Emergency medical responders pronounced Deem deceased at the scene, police said.

No further information was available.

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