Police: Suspect involved in Geistown murder is in custody


CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – A death investigation has turned into a homicide investigation Tuesday morning in the Borough of Geistown, and the suspect is now in custody.

Police on scene on a death investigation near the 800 block of Scalp Avenue by Old Scalp Avenue

The Geistown Police confirm the Richland Township Police Department has taken the suspect Josh Gorgone, 26, into custody.

The victim has been identified as 54-year-old Denise Williams. She was discovered after a welfare check at the suspect’s apartment. When investigators arrived at the scene, she was discovered with multiple stab wounds.

Police are currently in the process of getting a search warrant for the victim’s vehicle.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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