Man found shot in Shelby motel room Monday

Shelby police are investigating the shooting death of a man found Monday morning at the Super 8 Motel at 1716 East Dixon Boulevard.

Police received a 911 call at the motel at 4:23 a.m. Monday, where they found a male victim in Room 218 with a gunshot wound.

Paramedics later pronounced the man dead at the scene. His is not being released at this time due to the family having yet to be notified, officials said.

Details into the homicide are limited at this stage, officials said.