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Carriage House murder suspect taken into custody

Joseph Sandoval was taken into custody Friday, January 7th around 6:30 p.m. in the area of 98th...
Joseph Sandoval was taken into custody Friday, January 7th around 6:30 p.m. in the area of 98th Street and Avenue U.(Lubbock Police Department)
Updated: Jan. 7, 2022 at 10:27 AM CST
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LUBBOCK, Texas (News Release) - The Carriage House murder suspect, 27-year-old Joseph Sandoval, was taken into custody Friday, January 7th around 6:30 p.m. in the area of 98th Street and Avenue U.

A murder warrant was issued for Sandoval Friday afternoon for the murder of 33-year-old Edward Mayes. Investigators received a tip through Crime Line. LPD SWAT, negotiators, the Texas Anti-Gang Center and the U.S. Marshal’s were all on scene and assisted in the arrest.

Mayes was found Saturday, January 1st in the 900 block of East Slaton Road following a shots-fired call at 10:09 p.m. and was pronounced deceased on scene.

27 year-old Joseph Sandoval was arrested on Jan. 7, 2022 in connection to a murder at the...
27 year-old Joseph Sandoval was arrested on Jan. 7, 2022 in connection to a murder at the Carriage House Inn and Suites on Jan. 1, 2022.(Lubbock County Detention Center)

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