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Mother found fatally shot inside home

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DETROIT (WJBK) - A daughter found her mother dead inside their Detroit home, police say.

Shaunita Brooks' daughter was at work, waiting for her mother to come pick her up. When her mother never showed, the daughter found a ride. When she came home she discovered her mother had been fatally shot.

Neighbor Steve Holley tells FOX 2's Randy Wimbley he heard a scuffle from that home around 3 a.m. He said the noise did not sound like a gunshot, but more like something had fallen to the floor.

Brooks' daughter returned to the home around 5 a.m. Police were called around 6:30 a.m.

Police say they do not consider the daughter a suspect at this time.
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