• Police search by ground and from the air after hotel room shooting

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    BLAIRSVILLE, Pa. - Police are looking for a man from Bolivar, Pennsylvania after officers say he shot a gun inside a hotel room Monday morning.

    State police said David Lee McGinnis, 26, is believed to have fired one round from a 9mm handgun during an argument inside the room at Days Inn on Route 22. 

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    As troopers arrived, police said McGinnis and another man took off. A woman was arrested at the scene and faces drug charges.

    A Pennsylvania State Police helicopter was brought in to search from the air while troopers searched on foot. Officers were not able to find McGinnis.

    Police said McGinnis was charged with one count of Discharge of Firearm into an Occupied Structure, and one count of Recklessly Endangering Another Person among other charges.


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