A Bellingham woman was shot in the chest at close range when she answered her door Tuesday morning.

Bellingham police say this was not a random attack. The incident occurred in the 3000 block of Pacific Street.

Justin Pring, a person of interest in the case, has been located and is talking with police. He is cooperating.

Police are also talking to a male roommate who was in the house at the time of the shooting.

The victim is in her mid to late 20s. She is in the hospital, but there is no word yet on her condition.

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