VALLEY TOWNSHIP, MONTOUR COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – A man is found dead in a Montour County hotel room and two people are behind bars charged in connection with the crime.
Police responded to the Super 8 motel off Interstate 80 near Danville and found a man with a gunshot wound.
Police say 33-year-old David Downing of St. Louis, Missouri got into an argument with the victim and shot him.
Downing was charged with criminal homicide, hindering apprehension, and carrying a firearm without a license and was remanded to the Montour County prison.
Bail was not set.
The victim’s identity has not yet been released.