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Notes: Man shot in lobby of West End hotel Monday night, suspect taken into custody

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Hilton Alexandria Mark Center (image via Google Maps)

A man was allegedly shot in the face by a coworker at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center (5000 Seminary Road) around 11:20 p.m. last night (Monday), according to the police scanner.

The Alexandria Police Department said the victim was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.

The victim called the police and said he’d been shot in the face by a coworker in the hotel and that the suspect was still on the scene, according to the scanner.

A suspect was taken into custody and a weapon was recovered, police said.

Image via Google Maps

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