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Two Men Arrested For Roosevelt Motor Inn Shooting

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Police say they have arrested two men involved in a shooting inside the Roosevelt Motor In.

The incident happened on March 31, 2014 when 2nd District officers responded to a radio call for a shooting inside the Roosevelt Motor Inn located at 7600 Roosevelt Boulevard at 12:28am.

When police arrived an employee stated he heard gunshots coming from a hallway. Soon after the gunshots an unknown black man ran past the front desk armed with a handgun and fled through the parking lot then south on the Roosevelt Boulevard.

Surveillance video recovered depicts a group of black men running through the hallways shooting at each other. No one was found injured.

Police say during the investigation an anonymous witness revealed important information.

It was later found that Vincent Jackson,30 was operating a prostitution operation and was currently inside the Roosevelt Motor Inn when Adonis Fountain, who Jackson had a prior dispute with, entered the Inn.

After receiving a phone call informing Jackson that Fountain,19 was inside the building, Jackson engaged Fountain when the shoot-out began. After an arrest warrant was obtained, both Jackson and Fountain were arrested on June 19, 2014.

Jackson and Fountain are charged with aggravated assault and related offenses.

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