A 30-year-old Proctor High School teacher is dead following a shooting at the Forge Motel in Old Forge.

State Police say the incident occurred at about 1:00 a.m. on Saturday morning. Catherine Koestner of Utica has been identified as the victim.

Very few details about the shooting have been released as the investigation continues.

State Police say they are receiving cooperation from a witness who was present at the time of the shooting.