Lubbock man indicted, charged with abandoning and endangering a child with criminal neglect

Carlos Valdez, 38, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of abandoning and endangering a child with criminal neglect.

LPD identifies one male fatally shot in northwest Lubbock

Stolen cash, stolen gun led to deadly shooting, warrant states

  WARNING EXPLICIT LANGUAGE: LPD releases body cam footage from viral video arrest

Joyland asking for public help to identify people accused of vandalizing park on Wednesday night

  Teen arrested after SWAT standoff named Person of Interest in Tuesday night shooting

Eight former Reagor-Dykes employees sentenced to prison, ordered to pay restitution

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  Mother mourns teen killed in Tuesday night shooting in South Plains Mall parking lot

Lubbock woman indicted for manslaughter in 2020 shooting death of boyfriend

Lubbock man indicted on charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child

Juvenile arrested after chase ends in Lubbock alley crash

  Sentencings for former Reagor-Dykes Auto Group employees set to begin Tuesday

Second man charged in gang-related shooting at 50th Street Caboose

New Mexico officials arrest man facing murder charges for 1980′s cold case

The New Mexico State Police have arrested a man who is facing murder charges for a 1980′s cold case.

Tucumcari armed robbery suspect arrested near Vega

A suspect in an armed robbery in Tucumcari, New Mexico was arrested in Texas over the weekend.

  Baseball game disrupted by Friday night shooting, 1 injured

One person suffered minor injuries in a drive-by shooting in the 1100 block of 58th Street on Friday night.

37 migrants, including three children, found in Presidio stash house

Dozens of people were found inside of a stash house in Presidio this week.

  Police find 90 people in Houston house; possible human smuggling

  Police seek information in 2017 fatal hit-and-run

Man with stalking conviction charged with stalking again

Man charged with aggravated robbery of Rita’s Donuts, Cricket Wireless

Lubbock man indicted on charge of injury to a child, serious bodily injury

Ropesville teen charged with 11 counts of possession of child pornography

Lubbock man indicted on charge of online solicitation of a minor

Jacob Durisseau, 20, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

Lubbock ISD police officer on administrative leave after DWI arrest

A Lubbock school district police officer has been released from jail after being arrested for drunk driving over the weekend.

Lubbock woman’s credit card used hours after her death

Hours after a woman died in a camper fire in South Lubbock, a police report was filed claiming the deceased woman’s credit card had been used.

Bart Reagor waives arraignment in federal court for bank fraud charges, released on bond

During the arraignment, he pleaded not guilty and was released on a personal recognizance bond.

  Shooting in central Lubbock leaves 1 dead, 1 seriously injured

Police say the call came in around 6:51 p.m. Officers were called to the 5700 block of Brownfield Drive. Two people were reported with serious injuries, one being self-inflicted, according to LPD.

  Authorities searching for Texas teen, believe she is being trafficked

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the FBI and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office in Texas are searching for 17-year-old Kristen Galvan. April 23 is her 17th birthday. Authorities believe she is being trafficked in Texas.

72-year-old Levelland man sentenced to life for aggravated sexual assault of a child

In one of the first trials held since before the pandemic, a Levelland jury found 72-year-old Vicente Cisneros Sr. guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Lubbock woman sentenced to more than 17 years for trafficking meth

A Lubbock woman who received shipments of methamphetamine via mail has been sentenced to 210 months in federal prison...

12-year-old arrested in drowning death of half-brother at Tyler motel

Detectives with the Tyler Police Department arrested the 12-year-old half-brother of the 6-year-old boy who died after he was found unresponsive in a local motel bathtub on April 15.

Tip from ‘Unsolved Mysteries’ TV show closes 2010 Louisiana cold case

A double homicide case that had laid dormant for 10 years has been solved, thanks to a tip from a television show.

  Former RDAG customer says ’90 years is not enough’ for Bart Reagor

Since the company declared bankruptcy August of 2018, countless Reagor-Dykes customers have found themselves in a battle of their own with the auto group.

  Bart Reagor attorney issues statement on federal indictment: ‘He is Not Guilty’

"We are certainly disappointed in the charges against Mr. Reagor. Nonetheless, we are confident he will be found Not Guilty for one simple reason: He is Not Guilty," said his attorney in a statement.

  Sentencing dates set for 15 Reagor-Dykes employees

On Thursday, Bart Reagor, 55, was indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of bank fraud. Prior to Mr. Reagor’s indictment, 15 of his employees pleaded guilty to various crimes involving dummy flooring and check kitting at Reagor-Dykes.

Reward increased for information in 1987 Lubbock County cold case

An increased reward is being offered for information in the 1987 murder of 13-year-old Veronica Taylor.

Texas teacher accused of having sexual relationship with 13-year-old student

A former Tomball ISD teacher and Whitewright native was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child under the age of 14 and booked into the Harris County Jail Saturday.

Lubbock man federally indicted for enticement of a minor

Gregory Andrew Perez, 32, of Lubbock was been indicted by a Federal Grand Jury on April, 14, 2021, on one count of enticement of a minor.

Man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography

Sterling Brock, 31, now faces jail time after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography back in December 2020.

Court affirms convictions of Portales daycare owners after 2017 hot car death

The New Mexico Court of Appeals affirmed the convictions of two former Portales daycare workers in the death of 22-month-old Maliyah Jones after being left in a hot car in 2017.

  Investigation continues after man found dead in street near 30th & University

Following the administration of life-saving measures by EMS, the man was pronounced deceased on scene and identified as 47-year-old John David Wishert.

Man who held National Guard troops at gunpoint indicted, charged with 11 counts of assault

The man accused of holding 11 National Guard troops at gunpoint was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday, Apr. 14, charged with 11 counts of assaulting a federal officer with a deadly or dangerous weapon.

Murder suspect arrested after anonymous tip to LCSO

The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest on 43 year old Pedro Joel Erevia, wanted on murder.

Murder suspect in custody after removing GPS ankle monitor

A murder suspect is back in custody after removing his GPS ankle monitor less than a week after he was ordered to wear one.

Man who escaped custody twice sentenced to more than 35 years in federal prison

A Lubbock man who twice escaped from law enforcement custody has been sentenced to more than 35 years in federal prison for gun and drug crimes, announced Acting U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Prerak Shah.

Levelland man arrested, charged with aggravated kidnapping

A Levelland man was arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping, burglary of a habitation and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle after kicking in the door to a Lubbock house and punching a woman in the face.

New information released in shooting death of NM State Police Officer

New Mexico police have released new information in the shooting death of a state police officer that occurred in February.

Man accused of holding 11 National Guardsmen transporting vaccines at gunpoint indicted

An Arizona man was indicted Tuesday accused of cutting off and holding 11 National Guardsmen at gunpoint transporting COVID-19 vaccines to Matador, Texas last month.

Lubbock man indicted on charge of indecency with child with sexual contact

David Lowe, 37, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of indecency with a child with sexual contact.

29-year-old indicted after North Lubbock murder

Gabriel Mendoza, 29, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of murder.

Band director pleads guilty, admits to engaging in sexual contact with ’13 or 14′ year old

William Alan Shelly, Jr., 61, was arrested in March after FBI investigators were contacted by the Muleshoe Police Department, claiming Shelly, a Band Director for Watson Junior High School and Muleshoe High School, had admitted to being sexually involved with one of his eighth grade students.

  Elderly women targeted in multiple wallet thefts at Lubbock stores

The Lubbock Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects involved in multiple forgery cases targeting older women.

Former New Mexico deputy sentenced for possession of stolen property

Evidence showed Christopher McCasland took part in the theft even though he worked for the Angel Fire Police Department at the time. He also took the report on the burglary.

Dickens County Attorney arrested on DWI charges following crash Thursday night

Clements was booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center on charge of driving while intoxicated.

Jury selection begins for man accused of aggravated robbery outside of gameroom

A jury is being selected for a trial for one of two men accused of an aggravated robbery outside of a gameroom near 35th and Slide Road on December 31, 2017.

5 people shot, 1 killed after possible gang-related shootout between cars on Texas highway

During the shootout, a stray bullet hit a woman in a separate, unrelated vehicle, police said.

LPD Officer injured in crash after police chase early Sunday morning

The Major Crash Investigation Unit is investigating a single-vehicle crash that occurred early Sunday morning involving a Lubbock Police Officer.

Man sentenced to 6 years after trying to send obscene material to a minor

Isack Weibe Fehr, 46, of Seminole has been sentenced to 72 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor.

Man in 2017 Picantes restaurant aggravated robbery sentenced to 45 years

A third man found guilty of being involved in a 2017 aggravated robbery of Picantes Restaurant has been sentenced to 45 years in prison.

Lubbock police respond to shots fired in Depot District early Friday morning

Overnight, Lubbock police responded to a report of shots fired in the Depot District.

Lubbock woman sentenced to 7 years for aggravated kidnapping

A Lubbock woman pleaded guilty Thursday morning to an aggravated kidnapping that happened in January 2020 and has been sentenced to seven years in jail.

Source: NFL pro killed five people, then himself in York County, S.C. shooting

The gunman who killed five people, including a prominent doctor, his wife, their two grandchildren and a worker, was a former NFL pro Phillip Adams, the Associated Press reports. Adams killed himself early Thursday, according to a source who was briefed on the investigation.

  Bar shooting victim remembered as selfless friend

LPD authorities say they are aware of the identity of the shooter in Tuesday night’s deadly bar fight, but have yet to make an arrest.

  LPD: child abuse reports rise with students back in school

As Child Abuse Prevention Month continues, the Lubbock Police Department is showing reports are on the rise as more students are back in school.

  Lubbock police identify victim, suspect in deadly bar fight

The Lubbock Police Department is investigating a bar fight in southwest Lubbock that left one person dead.

Federal Jury convicts Muleshoe man of child pornography crimes

After approximately forty minutes of deliberation, a federal jury on Tuesday found 25-year-old Felipe Mata-Benavidez guilty of production of child pornography.

  Police investigating aggravated robbery at Cricket Wireless

Lubbock police are investigating an aggravated robbery at Cricket Wireless near 50th Street and Flint Ave.

  2 Lubbock men facing drug charges in Alabama, captured with 4.5 pounds of meth

Two Lubbock men are in jail in Alabama tonight, charged with drug trafficking after they were found with nearly 4.5 pounds of methamphetamine.

7 Texas officers fired following death of Black jail inmate

The detention officers violated sheriff’s office policies and procedures leading up to the death of Marvin Scott III, Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner said in a news release Thursday. An eighth officer resigned.

Hobbs man sentenced to 20 years for child pornography

A Hobbs man was sentenced in a federal court Thursday to 20 years in prison on child pornography charges.

Lubbock police searching for armed suspect after donut shop robbery

Police responded to reports of an armed robbery Thursday morning in southwest Lubbock.

Shallowater man sentenced to life for enticement of 11-year-old

Shallowater man was sentenced to life in federal prison on Thursday for enticement of an 11-year-old relative.

  EXPLAINER: Use of deadly force in Texas

There are currently no charges filed against a woman who police say shot and killed an ex-boyfriend who was trying to get into her apartment Wednesday afternoon in Central Lubbock. There is an indication there will not be any charges against her.

LPD: Ex-boyfriend fatally shot, “kicked the front door open” to woman’s central Lubbock apartment

One person has died following a shooting in central Lubbock on Wednesday afternoon.

  VIDEO: Smugglers drop 2 toddlers over border barrier, rescued by U.S. Border Patrol

Two female toddlers were rescued by U.S. Border Patrol Agents on Tuesday evening after being dropped over a border barrier just west of Mt. Cristo Rey, which is near El Paso, Texas.

Police arrest 3rd person accused in shooting death of Amarillo man

Ricky Peebles was arrested today in Lubbock, according to Amarillo officials.

Lubbock man charged with agreeing to pay person under 18 for sexual contact

Justin Ashley Doyle, 45, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of prostitution/Oth Payr under 18-years-old.

Lubbock man indicted on charge of online solicitation of a minor

John Ellis Gess Jr., 39, of Lubbock has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

Abilene man indicted in Lubbock on 2 counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child

Cornelius Aaron Williams, 32, of Abilene has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on two counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child.

Lubbock man indicted for failure to stop and render aid in crash injuring 5 people

Juaquin Martinez-Sanchez, 32, of Lubbock has been indicted on a charge of Failure to stop and render aid in a crash causing serious bodily injury.