San Bernardino police were called to a hotel where there had been a reported shooting to find the victim there, wounded. The incident took place at 685 6th Street at the Economy Inn hotel. The victim in a man who has not yet been identified. No information has been released about his condition at this point. Police have said nothing about any possible motive, or what the circumstances surrounding the shooting might have been.
San Bernardino Police continue to remain at the scene, and there is ongoing activity. Most of what is happening is centered on room number 118, which is located on the back side of the building. It faces a wall with an unoccupied lot behind. It is unclear if police are looking for a suspect or whether they are merely securing evidence, but witnesses at the hotel are describing an active crime scene. More information is expected to be released once the location is secured and the current activity is resolved.
By Jim Malone
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