UPDATE: Detectives seeking information in south Lubbock shooting

UPDATE: Detectives seeking information in south Lubbock shooting

LUBBOCK, Texas -

Update

Detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating three suspects involved in a shooting injuring a 79-year-old man. 

The suspects drove off in a silver/gray four door passenger car.

Anyone with information regarding this case can call Crime Line at 806-741-1000. Callers will remain anonymous. 


Lubbock Police Department

At approximately 12:20 a.m., Lubbock police officers responded to multiple reports of shots fired near 65th street and Ave. Q. 

Officers located a 79-year-old man with gunshot wounds. He was taken by EMS to the hospital to be treated for serious injuries.

Investigators report it appears three male suspects forced their way into the victim’s home and began shooting. The victim was struck, but he was able to get a gun and fire multiple times at the suspects. The suspects then ran from the home.

No other injuries were reported.

This shooting remains under investigation by the Lubbock Police Department.

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