Arrest made in double murder of Port St. Lucie couple found in their home

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Port St. Lucie police have made an arrest in connection with the murders of a man and woman whose bodies were found in their home on Sunday afternoon. 

Thomas Jeffrey Roberts, 27, was arrested overnight and charged with two counts of first-degree felony murder and home invasion robbery with a firearm. 

Frank Houck, 51 and Irene Reiss, 58 were found in their home by neighbors Sunday afternoon. 

Police initially called this a case a death investigation but are now saying the couple was murdered.  

Police are not saying yet how they were killed.

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