Modesto police arrested a Stockton man over the weekend in connection with the shooting death of a Pennsylvania woman found in a hotel room. 

Maurice Franklin Jr., 31, was arrested by Modesto Police Department detectives following a traffic stop in Stockton, according to authorities. 

Diasia Sease, 22, of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, was found fatally shot on July 22 in a hotel room at the Best Western in Modesto located at 2001 West Orangeburg Ave. 

Investigators said a search warrant was served at Franklin's residence in Stockton, where they found two firearms and other evidence related to the crime.

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