Police investigate west Lubbock shooting

Police investigate west Lubbock shooting
Police are investigating a shooting at New West Apartments, off of Marsha Sharp Freeway. (Source: KCBD NewsChannel 11)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Lubbock Police are investigating a shooting that happened at New West Apartments in the 5400 block of Marsha Sharp Freeway.

The shooting was reported to police at 12:35 p.m.

Police are searching for a silver Nissan SUV that may be connected to the shooting.
Police are searching for a silver Nissan SUV that may be connected to the shooting. (Source: KCBD NewsChannel 11)

Police investigators say the victim invited two suspects into his apartment. The three of them began to argue. Two more victims were in a bedroom and saw the first victim being held at gunpoint in a choke hold.

One suspect began firing a gun at the bedroom where the two other victims were located. One of the victims in the bedroom grabbed a gun and began shooting back. One of the suspects was shot in the back.

Both suspects left the scene, but the suspect who was shot was later left at University Medical Center Emergency Department where he is being treated for his injuries.

The shooting is still under investigation.

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