Warrant issued for suspect in 2014 murder

Warrant issued for suspect in 2014 murder

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(LUBBOCK, TX) – On Tuesday, July 11th, Lubbock Police Department detectives issued a murder warrant for the arrest of Michael Homer.

On October 5th, 2014, officers were called to 6500 block of Avenue R in response to shots fired. When officers arrived they found the victim, Ernest Turman already deceased, on the south side of 6127 Avenue R at the Eagle Point Townhomes, which was abandoned at the time.

Through the investigation, as well as gathering witness statements and tips to Crime Line, LPD detectives were able to gather enough evidence to issue the warrant.

Homer was already in the custody of federal agents when this warrant was issued.

His bond is currently set at $300,000.

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