6-year-old in critical condition after Friday night shooting near 38th & Slide

6-year-old shot in Central Lubbock home

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A 6-year-old boy remains in critical condition after being shot in his home on Friday night.

Patrol officers received a report of shots fired in the 5000 block of 38th Street around 8:30 p.m. Friday night.

Upon arrival, officers learned that a 6-year-old male had been shot. They say the victim and three other family members were in the residence when an unknown suspect(s) fired a weapon through the front living room window, striking the child and his grandmother.

The child was transported to UMC by EMS where he remains in critical condition. The grandmother suffered a minor injury and was treated and released at the scene by EMS.

The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit responded to the scene and continues to investigate.

Anyone with information about this shooting is urged to call Detective Madrigal at 806-300-6685.

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