One in police custody after early morning shooting - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

One in police custody after early morning shooting

Heriberto Javier Gayton, 24 (Source: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office) Heriberto Javier Gayton, 24 (Source: Lubbock County Sheriff's Office)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

One suspect is in custody after a shooting around 1:15 a.m. Friday morning.

Police say they responded to a 911 call from a victim that had been shot in the 1100 block of 18th Street.

They say the suspect, 24-year-old Heriberto Javier Gayton, 24, of New Mexico, was still on the scene when they arrived.

Emergency responders transported the victim to UMC with gunshot wounds to the shoulder and knee.

Police say Gayton was taken into custody at the scene and that the weapon was recovered.

An investigation is still ongoing.

We will continue to update you as we learn more.

Copyright 2014 KCBD. All rights reserved.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

    GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:15:37 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:09 PM EDT2017-09-23 02:09:41 GMT
    President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
    President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
  • Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear

    Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:06 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:06:51 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:48 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:48:51 GMT

    They eye of Hurricane Maria is nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico tries to recover from the storm's devastation.

    They eye of Hurricane Maria is nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico tries to recover from the storm's devastation.

  • Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope

    Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:15:33 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:47 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:47:45 GMT

    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.

    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.

Powered by Frankly