Man fatally shot at Greektown Casino Hotel

The Detroit News

Detroit — A man was fatally shot inside the Greektown Casino Hotel early Saturday after he argued with the suspected shooter inside a room on the hotel’s ninth floor, Detroit police said.

Police said the a man in his 20s was shot at 4:07 a.m. at the hotel in the 1200 block of St. Antoine. The man and the 28-year-old suspect were inside the hotel room when an argument started and resulted in a fight. The fight spilled out into hallway and into an elevator.

Once inside the elevator, the suspect produced a handgun and fired a shot at the victim, striking him in the body. The victim was taken to a hospital where he died.

The suspect was taken into custody and is being held at the Detroit Detention Center.

Police said the shooting does not appear to be random.