On Monday, September 12, 2016 at approximately 2PM the Fire Marshal's Office was requested to respond to the scene at 2242 Groton Road in Pocomoke, Maryland. This location was the scene of a double homicide and suicide which resulted in a fire as the Sheriff's office forced entry. The cause of the fire is listed as accidental. All deaths in the incident were not related to any fire causes. The County Fire Marshal's Office conducted an origin and cause fire investigation and assisted the Worcester County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police Crime Lab. Any further inquiries should be directed to the Worcester County Sheriff's Office.