TROY, MI – Troy police are investigating a shooting that happened at approximately 4:00 a.m. this morning, Saturday December 12th, 2020, at the Hawthorn Suites hotel located at 2600 Livernois Ave.
Five rounds were fired into a hotel room through a sliding glass door. No one was struck or injured by the gunfire. At the time of the shooting, the hotel room was occupied by four teens from Roseville and Detroit celebrating a “Sweet 16” birthday party.
Two suspects were seen running from the scene of the shooting, but have yet to be identified.
A motive for the shooting is unknown. The suspects are described as two Black males, both aged 18 to 22 years old, of medium height and medium build. One was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
A K9 track from the scene led officers to the area of the Post Office located on Livernois south of Big Beaver, where the suspects may have left in a car.
Troy police are actively investigating this incident. Anyone with information about this crime, please call Troy Police at 248.524.3477.