ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) – Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say an Allentown father shot and killed his 18-year-old daughter and then turned the weapon on himself.

Officials said a relative called 911 at about 1:45 a.m. Saturday to report the shooting before he ran out of the home. Arriving officers found the bodies of 60-year-old Jose Santos and 18-year-old Maria Santos.

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The Lehigh County coroner’s office said both were pronounced dead just after 3 a.m. Saturday of gunshot wounds to the body. The woman’s death was ruled a homicide and the man’s death a suicide.

Police said the father left a note confirming that he had killed his daughter. Assistant Chief Gail Struss declined to say whether the note detailed any motive for the shootings.

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The coroner’s office, Allentown police and county prosecutors are investigating.

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