Lufkin PD identify 32-year-old woman who was shot in her bedroom

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LUFKIN, Texas (KETK) – The Lufkin Police Department identified the woman who was found shot in her bedroom on Sunday morning.

The shooting victim was identified as Brooke Hooker, 32, of Lufkin.

On Sunday, around 5:10 a.m., officers were called to the 100 block of Deer Trace Circle after the report of a female gunshot victim.

When paramedics arrived, they found Hooker inside her bedroom and transported her to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

Hooker’s boyfriend, who was with her at the time of the incident, told officers the shooting was accidental. 

The incident remains under investigation. 

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