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A Missoula Police car sits outside the Mountain Valley Inn on West Broadway Friday morning after two people were found shot to death earlier in the morning.

A second man was arrested Sunday in connection to a shooting at a Missoula motel early Friday that killed two people and hospitalized a third.

Whitworth

Whitworth

The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office said shortly after noon Sunday that Jonathan Whitworth, 27, was detained without incident around 11:45 a.m. after officers received a report that Whitworth was riding his bike near the Missoula International Airport.

Police were called to the Mountain Valley Inn on West Broadway around 1 a.m. Friday. A man and a woman were both found dead from gunshot wounds at the motel, and another man was hospitalized with what police called “serious injuries.” His condition is unknown.

After the shooting, Whitworth was declared a “person of interest” by police.

Anyone with additional information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Mark Blood at 406-552-6281.

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