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Ex-trooper kills wife, self in market

A former state trooper killed his estranged wife with a shotgun inside a Central Pennsylvania supermarket Thursday and then killed himself, days after she filed for divorce and two months after he was accused of beating her, police said.

Mark R. Miscavish, who retired from the State Police in 2011 after 15 years, killed Traci A. Miscavish at the County Market in Philipsburg, authorities said.

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