One dead, one arrested after Jefferson motel shooting

CITY OF JEFFERSON (AP) -- Police arrested a man after a fatal shooting at a motel in the City of Jefferson.

Police were called around 5:15 a.m. Monday, November 5th to the shooting at the Hilltop Motel. Officers found a female victim dead at the scene.

Police arrested a man in his 20s about two hours later. He offered no resistance.

Authorities said they have no evidence any other suspects were involved.

The investigation into this incident is ongoing.

An autopsy is scheduled Tuesday, and the victim's name will be released after her family is notified.

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