Businessman found dead in pool of blood at Doral hotel

Man's co-worker finds body in hotel room

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DORAL, Fla. – The body of a 25-year-old businessman was found Tuesday in a pool of blood at a Doral hotel, Miami-Dade police said.

It was just before 1:30 a.m. when Doral police arrived at a hotel at 3929 NW 79 St. in response to a report of a man lying in a pool of blood near an elevator.

The man, later identified as Theodore Brown, from Bowie, Maryland, was staying at the hotel with a co-worker, police said.

The co-worker told police Brown had retired to their room earlier in the night and that when he returned to the hotel, he saw Brown's body. 

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.