UPDATED: Shooting Reported at Motel in North Lawrence

Media Release Date: 

For Immediate Release – September 3, 2017

Lawrence Kansas Police Department

Contact: Sergeant Amy Rhoads 785-830-7404; lpdmedia@lkpd.org

UPDATED: Shooting Reported at Motel in North Lawrence


On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017, around 11:30 p.m., Lawrence Police Officers responded to 1130 North 3rd Street, Motel 6, regarding a shooting that occurred inside of the motel.  Upon arrival, officers encountered three male shooting victims.  One of those victims, identified as 23 year old Lenexa resident, Cameron A. Hooks, died from his injuries.  The other two victims were transported to area hospitals with possible life threatening injuries.  The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. 


Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the Lawrence Police Department at 785-832-7509 or Crime Stoppers of Lawrence and Douglas County at (785)843-TIPS (8477) where tips can be made anonymously.