MORRIS TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A man’s shooting death in Washington County is being investigated as a homicide.

According to State Police, the man was found dead at a home in the 200-block of Elwood Day Road in Morris Township.

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Initially, emergency officials contacted police about a possible suicide. However, when troopers arrived at the scene, they found the man had suffered a single gunshot wound to the head.

The victim has been identified as 43-year-old James Durbin.

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Neighbors did not know the man very well, but believed he lived at the home with his wife.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Police in Washington at (724)-223-5200.


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