Two shot, one fatally, at northwest Dallas hotel

The Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting early this morning around 2:45AM at the Royal Inn hotel, 2030 W. Northwest Highway.

When officers arrived, they located two people with gunshot wounds. One of the victims, now identified as a 39-year-old male, died. The second victim, now identified as a 30-year-old male, was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say two groups were involved in a disturbance that escalated to an armed conflict. Gunshots were fired, and two people were hit.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dallas PD at 214-671-3675.