1 dead after police and SWAT team respond to standoff in Hampton Motel

Police and SWAT teams in Hampton responded to a shooter at the Mari-Anne Motel on Ocean Boulevard Thursday night.

A man was found dead inside a motel room, hours after police say he fired shots at officers and barricaded himself in a motel room.

Police did shoot at the man and it is unclear how he died. No officers were injured.

The area was evacuated and the roadway on Ocean Boulevard was shut down while police and SWAT teams responded to the situation.

Roads are now cleared. Stay with 7News for updates on this story