Police: One man shot at hotel, investigation underway in Rogersville

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Police are investigating a shooting at the Comfort Inn & Suites in Rogersville Tuesday morning, according to Rogersville Police Chief Doug Nelson.

Nelson said they got the call just before 8:00 a.m. about a shooting in the parking lot of the hotel off 11W.

One man shot another man. The victim has been transported to Holston Valley Medical Center and is expected to be okay, according to Nelson.

Police do not believe the men were staying at the hotel. Nelson said they are now searching for a green car with a leopard print design. 

Nelson said the police department is also reviewing surveillance video of the crime. 

This is a developing story. We will provide more details on air and online as they become available.  

Anyone who has any information on what happened is asked to call the Rogersville Police Department at 423-272-7555.

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