UPDATE: Police identify man in hotel room shooting

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A Wilmington man died Sunday afternoon in a shooting at a Market Street hotel.

Damiera James Tiesman, 36, was shot multiple times at the Carolinian Inn, 2916 Market St., at about 5:42 p.m., according to Wilmington Police Department Spokeswoman Linda Rawley.

When police arrived at the hotel, they found the victim lying on the floor of a room with gunshot wounds, Rawley said. Witnesses reported hearing a disturbance inside a hotel room, then gunshots.

The man was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing as police look into possible suspects, Rawley said.

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