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One dead after Memphis hotel shooting

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(WMC-TV) – One person is dead after a shooting at a Memphis hotel.  

Police responded to a shooting call at the Deluxe Inn and Suites in the 3500 block of Lamar just before 6 o'clock Saturday evening.

Upon arrival, they found a man dead inside the hotel room from an apparent gunshot wound.

It's unclear what may have led to the shooting, but the incident is being investigated as a homicide.

Witnesses on the scene didn't want to go on camera, family members at the scene says the victim was a 22-year-old man.

Police are still investigating and do not have a suspect in custody.  If you have any information call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH.

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