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Names released in Princeton murder investigation

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PRINCETON -

New information on a deadly shooting in Mercer County.

Mercer County Sheriff's deputies tell 59News, two people have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder, attempted murder, first degree robbery, burglary and attempt to commit all of those crimes.

They've been identified as Steve MacDonald, 32 of Princeton, and Latasha Kanode, 23, of Princeton.

The victim, Sherry Matthews, 44, was shot and killed at her home on Thornton Avenue just outside of Princeton.

A second victim, Eddie Thomas, 41, was shot in the face.  He was treated and released from the hospital.

Deputies tell 59 News all the people involved know each other and that robbery was the motive.