Absecon police are investigating a shot fired at a hotel early Thursday morning.
A call of a shot fired on the fourth floor of the Red Roof Inn came in just before 2 a.m., police said.
A man got into an altercation with people in one of the rooms on the fourth floor, according to witnesses.
At some point, the suspected fired a shot from the hallway through the closed door of the room, police were told.
The suspect is described as a black male with a lean, athletic build, about 6-foot-1 with dreadlocks coming past his shoulders.
No one was reported injured in the shooting.
Both the suspect and those inside the room had fled before the police arrived.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Absecon Detective Bureau at 609-641-0667, ext. 217