Tampa Police investigate fatal shooting at hotel on East Busch Blvd.

TAMPA, Fl. (WFLA) – One person is dead and another hospitalized following a shooting at a hotel in Tampa.

The incident occurred just before 4pm at the former Red Roof Inn located at 2307 East Busch Blvd. Investigators with the Tampa Police Department have responded to the scene to speak with witnesses and gather evidence. The establishment is now called the Tampa Hotel.

Investigators say the injured man was transported to Tampa General Hospital with non, life-threatening injuries. The identity of the deceased and the injured man have not been released pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation continues.


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