The State Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled the death of a Westbrook woman, found dead inside her home last night, as a suicide.

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Police are investigating a shooting death of a 50-year-old woman Monday night in Westbrook.

Norma Bridges was found dead inside her residence at 40 Falmouth Street, said Stephen McCausland, Public Safety Spokesman. Police arrived at the scene around 9 p.m. Monday.

The investigation continues to determine what happened. The gun has been recovered and an autopsy has been scheduled, said McCausland.