Shooting at downtown hotel

August 03, 2010|By Peter Hermann | Baltimore Sun reporter

Baltimore police are the scene of a shooting at the city-owned Baltimore Hilton Hotel, where a person was shot. The hotel is just a block from Camden Yards and Orioles game in progress. Details are slim but here is the latest statement from police:

"Baltimore Police were called for report of a shooting at 401 W. PRATT ST. at a city-owned Hilton Hotel. A female suspect shot a male companion in the lower back after a struggle. Both the victim, suspect were taken into police custody and a 40 cal handgun was recovered. No guests were evacuated. Victim and suspect appear to be from Baltimore. Police are working to confirm identities and motive. Will provide update as information becomes available."

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