Suspect dead after Modesto police shooting at Motel 6

Data pix.

MODESTO, Calif. (KTXL) -- Gunshots rang out at a motel in Modesto Friday night.

Modesto police officers said they were responding to reports of a suspect with outstanding warrants at the Motel 6 on West Orangeburg Avenue just after 9 p.m.

Officials said when the officers made contact, shots were fired and the unidentified suspect was hit.

Witnesses say they heard multiple gunshots from inside a room around 9:45 p.m.

The suspect died from the gunshot wounds, according to officials. No officers were injured in the shooting.

A large police presence was seen at the motel, along with an ambulance.

People staying at the motel were seen out of their rooms, unable to get back inside while officers investigated and crime tape surrounded the scene.

This story is developing.

Google Map for coordinates 37.663556 by -121.026610.

Shots Fired at Modesto Motel

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.