Body found in Winston-Salem hotel room; victim identified

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The Innkeeper Hotel at 2115 Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police said a body was found in a hotel room in Winston-Salem and it appears to be the victim of a fatal shooting.

Winston-Salem police said they were called to the Innkeeper Hotel at 2115 Peters Creek Parkway shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday and found a body inside a room.

The victims has been identified as 34-year-old Rayshawn Hickson. Police are still investigating exactly what happened, but are calling the incident a homicide.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information can call Winston-Salem police at (336) 773-7700 or CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800.

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