Anthony Lavone Hayes, 60, was taken into custody on the 2400 block of East 29th Street, after receiving information from the Los Angeles Federal Bureau of Investigations that he might be in Lubbock. Hayes was wanted after a deadly shooting that left two people wounded in Sylmar, CA.
Aiden Bruce-Umbaugh, 23, was charged with possession of a firearm by an unlawful user of a controlled substance after he was arrested in Post, Texas, dressed in tactical gear and in possession of multiple assault rifles.
After years of bitter debate over whether ethnic studies courses are racially divisive, the Texas State Board of Education appears poised to approve its first African American studies course next year.
So far, there have been 334 mass shootings in the United States in 2019. This averages out to be 1.24 mass shootings per day, but now, the Department of Justice is announcing a new plan to reduce nationwide gun violence.
At approximately 8:30 p.m. Nov. 12, three people were served felony endangering a child warrants issued as a result of the ongoing Lubbock Metro Special Crimes Unit investigation of the shooting death of Jaime “Sylas” Duran.
Investigators with the Lubbock Police Department and the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a search in reference to the missing person case of Meagan Hembree. Police officials say they are investigating the area of 50th and Milwaukee Ave. based on credible information.
A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.
For the past four years, Smylie Wilson Middle School has received a failing grade from the state's "A" through "F" accountability model. But, Lubbock ISD is working to change that by recommending it be turned into a magnet school.
On Oct. 27, Lubbock Sheriff’s Office (LSO) deputies were called to a location outside the city limits in reference to an individual that was located in a cotton field by a passerby. The victim indicated he was beaten, bound and kidnapped by Marcques Reeder, 30, and Jessica Pena, 34.