MONROE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - UPDATE 4/22/2018 - Monroe Police have released the names of those involved in the fatal shooting at Relax Inn early Sunday. Vashawn Colston was pronounced dead on scene. Christian Cole, a suspect, is in critical condition. Terrence Wingo is in stable condition, and Montavis Huntley was treated and released from the ER after being shot in the leg.
One person was killed and 3 were injured in a shooting at the Relax Inn on U.S. 74 in Monroe early Sunday morning.
Monroe Police say when their officers arrived around 1 am, they located a male who was dead from a gunshot wound and 3 others who were injured from gunfire. The injured were taken to CMC by Union County EMS. Their conditions are unknown at this time.
The name of the deceased will be released at a later time, according to investigators. It is unclear if the people involved were guests at the hotel.
The Fox 46 crew on scene witnessed the fire department washing blood off the parking lot at the Relax Inn and the Quik Trip store, which is located next door. Police say more information will be released when it becomes available.
Stay with Fox 46 Charlotte for updates on this developing story.