Man dies in slashing
A MAN has died after his neck was slashed in what police say was a violent attack in Melbourne’s popular Crown Metropol hotel. Detectives believe the parties involved were known to each other and the person who booked the room was known to police. There were a number of people staying in the hotel room where the victim was killed about 2.30am yesterday. The victim, aged in his 30s, is yet to be identified. Detective Sergeant Nathan Favre said no one has been arrested and he couldn’t comment on whether a weapon had been recovered.