Suspect wanted for November murder in Lubbock Co. Jail, Thursday

Suspect wanted for November murder in Lubbock Co. Jail, Thursday
29-year-old Joshua Rosales (Source: Lubbock Police)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Law Enforcement officials have confirmed the arrest of a Lubbock man wanted for the November murder of Paul Anthony Luna.

According to Bexar County records, 29-year-old Joshua Rosales was arrested in San Antonio Friday afternoon, around 4:45 on January 15.

The Lubbock Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit issued a murder warrant for Rosales after Luna’s body was found deceased by Lubbock County Sheriff’s Deputies in on November 1, 2020.

LCSO responded to a call of shots fired at 12104 US 87 where the warrant states a Halloween party was taking place.

Luna’s body was found inside one of the storage units at the address. According to the warrant, another person was also shot and taken to Covenant Medical Center for treatment.

The warrant states Luna and Rosales and another person were fighting, when Rosales shot Luna before driving away from the scene.

Bexar County records indicate Rosales was initially detained on a combined bond of $225,000 for charges of murder and continued violence against family.

On Thursday, Rosales was moved to the Lubbock County Detention Center, detained under the same charges.

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