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Death At Fire Scene Ruled Suicide

SOUTH MANHEIM TOWNSHIP — Investigators said a man found dead after a fire in Schuylkill County took his own life outside his home.

On Friday, flames destroyed the place on Shue String Lane near Schuylkill Haven.

Investigators said the body of the man was found in the front yard of the home with a gunshot wound to the chest. The coroner said it was self-inflicted.

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