ST. PETERSBURG —
Two people were shot after a hotel party late Saturday night.
The shooting happened at the Holiday Inn Express located at 2171 54th Avenue North.
According to police, a birthday party was being held at the hotel. An argument broke out and someone pulled out a gun.
Octavius Brown, 19, and Demetrius Crawford, 17, were shot.
Brown was shot in the upper part of his body. Crawford was shot in the hand.
Brown was taken to Bayfront Medical Center in critical condition. Crawford is being treated at Northside Hospital for his injury.
Right now, police are working to track down the suspected shooter.
No other information has been released.