A woman was found dead inside a room at the Madison Hotel in downtown Los Angeles Friday night, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Police received a call around 10:30 p.m. about a screaming woman at 423 E. 7th Street. The caller reported hearing an argument from inside a nearby room.
Upon arrival, police found the woman, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
A person of interest has been detain, according to LAPD.
LAPD are working to get a search warrant to gather more evidence.
The Madison Hotel offers month-to-month, single room occupancy (SRO) housing for lower-income residents.