CLIFTON - Clifton police say that one person was shot inside a Howard Johnson motel along Route 3 in Clifton Friday afternoon.

Witnesses tell News 12 New Jersey that there was a bloody scene inside the motel.

Clifton police shut down Allwood Avenue for a time, but it was reopened at around 3 p.m.

The victim was taken to the hospital. Their condition is not known at this time.

Clifton police have not said if anyone has been arrested for the shooting.