Possible Murder Investigation in Lycoming County

JERSEY SHORE — Police tape surrounded a crime scene in Lycoming County Thursday morning after a body was found inside a residence.

According to the District Attorney, the investigation started as a missing person case, and is now being considered a “possible murder investigation” inside a home on South Lincoln Avenue in Jersey Shore Borough.

State police arrived on scene around 4 a.m., and told Newswatch 16 the investigation is a “serious crime scene.”

Half a dozen state troopers were at the home in Jersey Shore, and the Lycoming County Coroner arrived on scene around noon.