Covington man arrested, accused in fatal motel shooting

Covington man arrested, accused in fatal motel shooting

COVINGTON, LA (WVUE) - A Covington man was arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in a Covington motel.

Brandon Washington, 32, was killed around 3:45 a.m. Tuesday in a room in the Green Springs Motel on Highway 21 in Covington.

Following leads in the investigation, St.Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies arrested Terry Hookfin,27, of Covington and booked him with second-degree murder. No bond has been set.

Authorities say a 911 call came in reporting shots at the motel. When deputies arrived, they found Washington shot to death inside a motel room.

The investigation remains open and more arrests could follow.

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