A shooting at a Hialeah motel on Sunday started with an argument in a parking lot and ended with a fatal shooting, police said Tuesday in releasing more details and the names of the men involved.
Hialeah police say Daniel Adames of Miami pulled a gun on Andres Marquez, Jr. and shot him in the buttocks. Marquez then took the gun and shot the 30-year-old Adames dead, police said.
No arrests have been made yet in Sunday’s 4 a.m. shooting at the Nexx Motel, 699 E. Okeechobee Rd.
Marquez, 28 and of North Miami-Dade, was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital, treated and released. Police have not said what sparked the argument.
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Marquez was convicted of marijuana possession with intent to distribute in 2011, petit theft in 2015, and disorderly conduct in 2016. Adames doesn’t have a criminal record.