State police: 2 shot at hotel in Royal Oak Township

Police search for two suspects on foot after shooting at hotel along 8 Mile Road

State police: 2 shot at hotel in Royal Oak Township
State police: 2 shot at hotel in Royal Oak Township

ROYAL OAK TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Two people were shot, one fatally, Wednesday morning at a hotel on 8 Mile Road in Royal Oak Township, Michigan State Police said.

Troopers have responded to the Baymont by Wyndham hotel. State police said two suspects were on foot. People in the area were advised to expect police activity.

Lt. Michael Shaw said two men went to a room on the first floor and knocked on the door. When the door opened, the men started shooting, Shaw said.

A 24-year-old man was killed by the gunfire. A woman in the room was grazed by a bullet. No other injuries have been reported.

Police detectives are looking for surveillance video of the shooting.

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