SEVEN POINTS–An investigation into the murder of a young woman is underway by the Seven Points Police Department and the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office.
At 8: 23 p.m., Feb. 18, Seven Points Police Department, Tool Police Department, Gun Barrel City Police Department, Henderson County Sheriff’s Deputies and UT Health EMS responded to a possible shooting at the Lake By Acres Apartments.
According to a press release, when officers arrived Brooke Spurgeon, 22, was found to have suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to the UT Health Emergency Room located in Gun Barrel City where she was later pronounced deceased.
Christopher Nelson Hood, 46, Spurgeon’s boyfriend, was taken into custody for Murder, transported and booked into the Henderson County Jail.
According to public records, Hood possesses a long criminal history in Kaufman County which includes charges of assault, possession of a controlled substance, evading arrest and assault of public servant.
The case is still under investigation. Seven Points Police Department asks anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the police department at (903) 432-2111.
The Seven Points Police Department would like to express its thoughts and prayers to the family and everyone involved.