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WATCH: Police press conference on East Hillside deaths

Five people were found dead in a Duluth home Wednesday. Police are scheduled to update the public on the incident at 3 p.m.

Five deceased people and a deceased dog found in East Hillside home in Duluth.
Police investigate a murder-suicide at 715 E. 12th St. in Duluth on Wednesday.
Clint Austin / Duluth News Tribune

DULUTH — Police found five dead bodies in an East Hillside neighborhood home Wednesday afternoon. A 29-year-old man claimed on Facebook that he planned to kill himself, an aunt, an uncle and two cousins shortly beforehand.

Duluth police have scheduled a 3 p.m. press conference Thursday at the city's public safety building to provide an update about the incident and, they said, address the veracity of the man's post.

Here's a livestream of that press conference:

Here is the Duluth News Tribune's coverage of the incident so far:

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