LUBBOCK (July 23, 2014) Jestin Wayne Hooker, 27, was in custody Wednesday, after officers discovered a man’s body at the offices of a law firm in Lubbock.
Hooker was arrested just hours after he was detained for questioning early Wednesday.
A police press release describes him as the victim’s roommate.
Officers found the body after they responded before dawn Wednesday to a report of a disturbance at the downtown offices of Shackelford, Hawkins & Searcy.
The victim, Steve Wallace, 61, was found in living quarters behind the law firm’s offices.
The cause of his death hasn’t been determined.