COBB COUNTY, GA. (THECOUNT) — Ann Marie, a Chicago-based R&B singer, has been arrested in connection to a shooting at the Intercontinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta December 1.

Joann Marie Slater, aka, Ann Marie, 25, was arrested December 1 at the Peachtree Road hotel after being accused of shooting a man in the head.


According to reports, officers responded to a call of shots fired at the hotel. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

The 24-year-old-old man was transported to an area hospital where he was last listed in critical condition.

Slater allegedly told an officer that “a gun fell off of a table in the hotel room which caused the gun to go off hitting the victim.”

Slater was booked at the Fulton County Jail for possession of a firearm and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Ann Marie is known for her 2018 song, Secret ft YK Osiris.


Geo quick facts: Cobb County is a suburban county of Atlanta in the U.S. state of Georgia, located in the north central portion of the state. As of 2019, the population was 760,141, making it Georgia’s third most-populous county. Its county seat and largest city is Marietta – Wikipedia.