A 42-year-old man was fatally shot in the back, after an altercation early Sunday  at a hotel on Detroit's east side, police said.

The fatal shooting took place about 7 a.m. at the Cabana Motel on the 12200 block of Harper, just north of Interstate 94 and east of Conner. 

Police say the victim got into an argument with a security guard at the motel and was shot in his back during the altercation.

The victim's brother arrived at the scene and took him to a hospital.


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