LENEXA, Kan. (AP) – Police in the Kansas City suburb of Lenexa, Kansas, say a 34-year-old man from Tennessee died in a shootout with police at a hotel.
Lenexa police spokesman Danny Chavez said 34-year-old Darren Dejuan Chandler, who was from the Nashville area, died in the shooting at the Extended Stay America hotel early Tuesday.
Police were called after receiving several calls about a man and woman fighting inside a hotel room.
Police say officers were trying to contact the people involved when they encountered Chandler, who they said had a gun.
Two officers exchanged shots with Chandler, who died at the scene. No officers were injured.