SUNBURY — A Northumberland man remains in jail on $500,000 bail and charges of attempted homicide will proceed to Northumberland County Court after Sunbury police say the 22-year old fired a gun into a Sunbury home in June.

Denarii Springs, 22, of 11th Street in Northumberland, faces felony attempted homicide. He appeared before Sunbury District Judge Mike Toomey on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing in which Toomey bound the charges over to Northumberland County Court.

Sunbury Police Sgt. Travis Bremigen said Springs fired a gun at a home along N. 7th Street on June 16. The bullet went through a kitchen window, causing the window to break.

The incident began at 12:58 a.m. when police were called to the residence after a report of shots fired.

Police said the bullet went through the window, two walls and a staircase before coming to rest inside a bathroom, police said.

Bremigen testified police are still searching for the weapon. A witness to the incident told Toomey she saw Springs holding the weapon and pull a hoodie over his head when he fired the shot.

Spings is being represented by attorney Brian Ulmer, of Lewisburg.

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