HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – A woman died and a man was left in critical condition following a shooting just after midnight Monday in the parking garage of a Hallandale Beach resort hotel, according to police.
A Hallandale Beach police spokesperson said the shooting happened inside the parking garage of the Beachwalk Resort, located at 2602 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd.
According to police, as the two victims were in the valet area, a man suddenly approached the pair and shot them both.
The suspect later fled the scene, police said.
Emily Beke said she heard the shooting from her room on the 16th floor.
“It was the first time I’ve ever heard gunshots,” she said.
Police said Monday afternoon that they were looking for the woman’s ex-boyfriend in connection to the case. They haven’t released his name.
Both victims were taken to HCA Florida Aventura Hospital, where the woman was later pronounced dead.
Police said the shooting “appears to be domestic-related.”