Woman fatally wounded by bullet shot from neighboring hotel room

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by MARCUS MOORE

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Posted on November 19, 2013 at 10:00 AM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 19 at 11:05 AM

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IRVING — A woman was fatally wounded by a bullet that went through a wall and into her Irving hotel room early Tuesday morning.

Irving police said the victim, whose name has not been released, was shot in the chest as she watched television in her room at the Microtel Inn & Suites in the 3200 block of W. Irving Blvd. Police were called to the scene just before 1 a.m.

The woman was transported to Parkland Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.

Police arrested 36-year-old Michael Shane Gray. Authorities said the suspect is cooperating with police.

Authorities have released few other details as they investigate at the scene.

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