A Canton woman was found dead and a second person severely wounded Sunday morning in Canton Borough.

Teesha Rieco, 24, was found deceased inside her East Main Street residence Sunday, according to state police at Towanda. Police said 44-year-old Curtis Chisman, also of Canton, was found severely wounded.

State police are investigating the incident as a criminal homicide, according to police.

Chisman was transported to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre for an apparent gunshot wound, police said. Chisman was listed in critical condition at the hospital Sunday evening, according to a hospital spokesperson.

Police stated Sunday that there was no concern for public alarm or safety.

State police continue to investigate. No other information was available Sunday night.

Amanda Renko can be reached at (570) 888-9652; or email: arenko@thedailyreview.com.