One man is dead after a shooting at a Fort Smith hotel.

According to Fort Smith Police a shooting happened Thursday night on Towson Avenue at the River Valley Inn and Suites. 

Upon arrival, Fort Smith Police found a 30-year-old male with a gun shot wound who was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead. 

As of right now police say the shooter is on the loose and armed and dangerous. 

Police are still on scene and we are working to get you more information.