timberland manchester Homicide Investigation After Apparent Shooting near Williamsport
According to state police, someone passing by on Poco Farm Road spotted a body on the side of the road. That person called 911. First responders noticed the man had been shot several timesand called the police.
Evidence markers on the road note items of interest, possibly bullet casings. State police spent hours at the scene Sunday night, looking for the clues they hope lead them to a killer.
There will be an autopsy. State police have already said the victim was shot several times, and they are calling this a homicide investigation. One of the things police could learn at the autopsy is when the man was killed.
People who posted to a facebook site said they heard gunshots in that area, just outside of Williamsport, Saturday night. It not yet known if those shots are connected to the homicide.