Adamsville man shot, killed at La Quinta Inn in Homewood

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HOMEWOOD, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office have identified the man who was found dead inside a hotel room in Homewood early Wednesday.

Patrick Lane Jones, 47 of Adamsville, was found unresponsive by authorities after they were called to the La Quinta Inn in Homewood just after 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. Jones had sustained a single gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Stay with CBS 42 as this story develops.

ORIGINAL: A 47-year-old man was found dead inside a hotel room in Homewood early Wednesday morning.

According to the Homewood Police Department, officers were dispatched to the La Quinta Inn on State Farm Parkway in Homewood just after 5 a.m. Wednesday. Officers located an unresponsive 47-year-old man suffering from a single gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A female suspect was located in the hotel and was taken into custody. The preliminary investigation suggest that the homicide is domestic in nature. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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