Affidavit reveals new information about Brownfield police officer arrested, charged with evidence tampering

A Brownfield police officer was arrested on Tuesday, Aug. 4 charged with tampering with physical evidence, based on an incident that happened back on June 29.

7 arrested during Lubbock prostitution operation

Police identify shooting victim found near South Loop 289 & Indiana

Amarillo police arrest one person for stealing car with child inside

County officials say Littlefield murder suspect posted aftermath video of victim on social media

Man wanted by Lubbock Police, U.S. Marshals for human trafficking charges

  Police say body found in West Lubbock Saturday morning was 1-month-old child

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Counterfeit money investigation leads to seized firearms, narcotics, paraphernalia

2 arrested in connection to vandalism of predominantly black churches in Texas

  Suspect in custody, charged with murder after 17-year-old shot, killed in Littlefield

Man arrested on child sex abuse charges involving two victims

Levelland man faces up to 20 years for possession of counterfeit money

Parents charged after infant hospitalized with multiple broken bones, toddler tests positive for meth

1 seriously injured in West Lubbock shooting

Lubbock police are investigating a shooting that happened in the 6300 block of 19th Street on Wednesday evening.

WANTED WEDNESDAY: Police searching for property damage, vehicle burglary suspects

Lubbock police are searching for two different suspects in this week's Wanted Wednesday.

Lubbock PD searching for three fugitives

Authorities with the Lubbock Police Department are searching for three fugitives with warrants from U.S. Marshals and LPD. LPD says anyone with information leading to their arrest will be eligible for a Crime Line reward.

Woman fights back with machete during Central Lubbock shooting

Around 10:20 a.m., officers responded to a shots fired call in the 1500 block of 43rd Street.

Lubbock woman pleads guilty to tampering with corpse, sentenced to 20 years

Arrest warrant reveals details of Mederrick Harper’s murder

  1 moderately injured after apartment shooting

Brownfield man sentenced to 30 years for producing child pornography

Former Snyder assistant P.E. teacher pleads guilty to exchanging nude photos with 12-year-old

WANTED WEDNESDAY: Lubbock police searching for burglary, vandalism suspects

Man takes 20 years for burglary in 2019 Dendy case, prosecutors drop murder charge

One of four men charged in connection with the 2019 shooting death of 49-year-old Robert Dendy has pleaded guilty to burglary of a habitation and been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

3 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting

Officials say three people were arrested during the operation, which was in the 600 block of Avenue Q.

Lubbock man charged with manslaughter found in Anchorage Alaska

On July 15, the Lubbock Police Department and the U.S Marshall’s were notified that Gamboa was found in Anchorage, Alaska and is currently being held on the manslaughter warrant and other local charges.

Lubbock man charged with endangering a child with criminal neglect

Steven Rodriguez, 22, of Lubbock has been indicted on a charge of endangering a child with criminal neglect.

Man indicted for online solicitation of a child in Lubbock

Jorge Valentino, 24, of Lubbock has been indicted on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

Lubbock man indicted for indecency with a child with sexual contact

Ricky James Custer, 33, of Lubbock has been indicted on a charge of indecency with a child with sexual contact.

Lubbock man indicted for prostitution with person under 18-years-old

Bhavik Patel, 29, of Lubbock has been indicted on a prostitution charge.

Man identified in hour-long standoff with Lubbock police

A situation at 35th and Nashville Ave. in Lubbock started around 3:30 p.m. when a man ran into a house, possibly with a gun.

  Idalou PD searching for suspects in car burglaries, theft

Idalou PD posted a release Tuesday afternoon, saying they are looking for at least two Hispanic males last seen driving in late model tan Chevy Tahoe with a black moulding stripe on both the driver and passenger sides.

LPD, U.S. Marshals searching for wanted fugitives

The Lubbock Police Department, U.S. Marshals Service, The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office and The Texas Department of Pardon and Parole are searching for three fugitives and they are asking for the public’s help.

High speed chase crosses paths with statewide law enforcement attending Sheriff’s funeral; one injured, two arrested

One person is in the hospital and two others have been arrested after a chase in a stolen vehicle that reached speeds of up to 112 miles per hour crossed paths with officers from all over Texas, attending Sheriff Abraham Vega’s funeral in Tahoka.

  LPD: Homeless man attacks Citibus driver who asked him to wear face mask

Police say 36-year-old Shonn Glenn Shepard hit a bus driver in the right arm with a 2x4 piece of wood after she told him he needed to wear a face mask on the bus.

LPD responds to YouTube video of officer following family as they walked down the street

The Lubbock Police Department has issued a response to a recent video posted to social media showing a Lubbock Police Officer following a family as they walked down the street.

2 from Lubbock arrested after officer-involved shooting in Knox County

Texas Highway Patrol Trooper responded to US 82 regarding a report that someone was shooting at vehicles on the roadway.

Sundown man indicted for online solicitation of a minor

Steve Dale High, 55, of Sundown has been indicted by a Lubbock County Grand Jury on a charge of solicitation of a minor.

Lubbock man flown to UMC with critical injuries after pulling gun on trooper during stop

The Texas Department of Public Safety is providing information on an officer-involved shooting early Thursday morning in Knox County involving a Lubbock man who DPS says pulled a gun on a Highway Patrol trooper and Knox County Sheriff.

Lubbock man indicted, charged in May 11 murder

According to LPD, Investigation determined Carmona and Harper were involved in a fight over a relationship with a woman outside the King David Trails Apartments at 5401 50th Street, when Carmona fired a gun at Harper. Harper eventually collapsed across 50th Street in the 4900 block of Bangor Avenue.

  Lubbock man arrested after standoff, charged with endangering child

Officials with the Lubbock Police Department say 52nd Street between Boston Ave. and University Ave. are blocked because of police activity.

Lubbock man arrested, drove stolen vehicle to mother’s house

Luke Jameson Landon, 23, of Lubbock has been charged with evading in a vehicle and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

Firearms stolen from Gebo’s in early morning Lubbock burglary

The Lubbock Police department has confirmed a robbery has taken place at Gebo’s in Lubbock.

7 arrested in Hobbs kidnapping case

On Saturday, June 6, at approximately 6:30 p.m., Lea County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 100 block of East Marland Boulevard, Hobbs, New Mexico in reference to a reported stabbing.

Metro Unit looking for person in connection with Lubbock homicide

The Metro Special Investigations Unit is seeking the location of Anthony Resendez for his role in the ongoing homicide investigation.

Reward offered for information about Friday morning murder of Mederrick Harper

A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information about the Friday morning murder of Mederrick Harper. Anyone with information should call Crime Line at (806) 741-1000. Crime Line callers can remain anonymous.

‘I will find out who did this’: Family of murdered soldier pushes for justice

Nearly two months since the death of Fort Hood soldier Brandon Rosecrans, the push for someone to come forward with information continues.

Lubbock PD make arrest related to May fatal crash

Lubbock police say they have arrested one man in connection to a fatal crash in the 8600 block of University Avenue on May 24.

Clovis police search for suspect after shots fired at police during chase

Clovis police are searching for a suspect who fired shots at a detective during a pursuit.

Suspect in Lubbock double murder arrested in San Angelo

On July 8 around 9 p.m., 25-year-old Edward Wilson was taken into custody without incident in San Angelo, Texas, for the murders of 31-year-old Michael Carson and 64-year-old Gregory Tubbs.

Court Documents: 29 guns seized in Lubbock during FBI, ATF raid following Odessa mass shooting

Federal court documents state a September 4, 2019 FBI and ATF raid on a Lubbock house ended with 29 guns seized. Officials believe the owner of the guns could have sold one to the man who committed a mass shooting in Odessa just days before.

Lubbock PD requesting public’s help in fatal hit and run, woman in wheelchair killed

The Lubbock Police Department is requesting the public’s help on a hit and run crash that occurred on May 6 around 3:15 p.m. in the 1900 block of East 1st Place, where a 52-year-old woman was hit in her motorized wheelchair and died at the hospital.

Lubbock man, 49, arrested on 3 charges for stolen FedEx truck

Just after 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, the Lubbock Police Department received a call regarding a stolen FedEx delivery truck.

Two more suspects arrested for crimes related to monument vandalism at Texas capitol

The Texas Department of Public Safety arrested two more suspects in connection with rioting and vandalism that occurred during protests near the Texas State Capitol in May.

Man shot in head at Lubbock 7-Eleven Friday night

Lubbock police got a call about a man on the ground who had been shot around 10:30 p.m. Friday evening.

1 person with serious injuries after overnight stabbing in Central Lubbock

One person has been seriously injured in an overnight stabbing that happened in the 5500 block of 56th Street.

Woman charged in disappearance of Fort Hood soldier transferred to face federal charges

Cecily Anne Aguilar, 22, of Killeen, who’s accused of helping her boyfriend dismember and bury the body of Fort Hood Spc. Vanesa Guillen, 20, was transferred Friday from Bell County to McLennan County to face federal charges.

Affidavit: Fort Hood soldier was bludgeoned to death, dismembered, burned

A chilling federal affidavit released late Thursday afternoon says Spc. Aaron David Robinson, of Calumet City, Ill., beat Fort Hood Spc. Vanessa Guillen, 20, with a hammer and that her body was later dismembered and burned.

Pedestrian hit by car, killed in early morning crash in Hockley County

According to the report from DPS, 33-year-old Glenn Mark Shirley was transferring items to a waiting vehicle from his 2007 Chevy Silverado that had broken down on the shoulder of eastbound highway 114. Shirley stepped into the roadway and was struck by a passing pickup.

Austin police to no longer arrest or ticket over personal marijuana possession

Austin Police Chief, Brian Manley, released a memorandum Thursday afternoon announcing the department will no longer issue citations or arrest resident over misdemeanor marijuana possession.

  LPD seeking information relating to Wednesday night deadly shooting

Two people are dead after a shooting Wednesday night in the 300 block of Beech Avenue.

Texas Tech wide receiver arrested, charged with street racing

Lubbock Police have arrested a wide receiver for the Texas Tech football team, now charged with street racing.

Two injured after stabbing in Central Lubbock, victim fought back with a hammer

Police say they were called to the scene around 12:49 p.m. at the Indian Creek Apartments at 6302 Elgin Avenue. Two people were transported by EMS to UMC with moderate injuries. 23-year-old Damien Gomez has been arrested for aggravated assault.

Family thinks man who committed suicide was linked to Fort Hood soldier’s disappearance

Members of the family of a Fort Hood Pfc. Vanessa Guillen, 20, who disappeared more than two months ago, say they think a suspect in an Army CID investigation who committed suicide early Wednesday is linked to the disappearance.

Prince Tariq Richards sentenced to 20 years for 2017 murder

22-year-old Prince Tariq Richards was indicted by a grand jury in 2018. The arrest warrant for Richards says he was accused of stealing a Gucci belt and marijuana from a friend of Peter Caballero, who was killed in a shooting shortly after the robbery on the night of Nov. 26, 2017.

1 dead, 1 in serious condition after firing shotgun at DPS Trooper in Midland

On June 29, 2020, at approximately 8:30 p.m., DPS Troopers were assisting the U.S. Marshals in a search for two wanted fugitives.

Human remains found in search for missing Fort Hood private

Human remains have been found in the search for missing Fort Hood Pfc. Vanessa Guillen, 20, who disappeared without a trace more than two months ago.

DPS arrests 2 suspects for felony and misdemeanor crimes related to monument vandalism at Capitol

On Saturday, June 27, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) executed arrest warrants for two suspects: Darius Deshawn Berkley, 22, of Austin, Texas, who was arrested for rioting on the Texas State Capitol grounds

  Thousands of dollars in fireworks stolen from Lubbock-Cooper Band Boosters Saturday night

The Lubbock-Cooper Band Booster organization tells KCBD its firework stand at Slide Road and 146th Street was burglarized Saturday night, costing them thousands of dollars in lost fireworks, cash and supplies.

Amarillo-area child predator sentenced to life in prison

"A former sheriff’s deputy who preyed on children at his church has been sentenced to life in federal prison..."

TBI: Amber Alert canceled for missing 9-month-old forcibly taken in Tennessee

UPDATE -- Braelee Rayne Trapp has been found safe.

Victim of aggravated assault dies in hospital

LPD confirmed on Thursday, June 25 that Samuel Flores died at UMC. According to LPD, the cause of death has not been identified at this time.

Former O.L. Slaton teacher’s aide sentenced to 15 months for sending obscene material to student

A former Lubbock middle school teacher’s aide has been sentenced to 15 months in FMC Carswell in Ft. Worth after pleading guilty to sending nude pictures to a student under 17.

Area law enforcement stepping up traffic enforcement heading into July 4th weekend

LPD, LCSO and Texas DPS will be stepping up their traffic enforcement efforts as we head into the July 4th holiday.

DPS arrests suspect for damaging monuments at Texas State Capitol

On Tuesday, June 23, the Texas Department of Public Safety arrested a suspect in connection with the vandalism and damage caused to the Texas State Capitol during a protest on Saturday, May 30.

Wanted Wednesday: Lubbock PD searching for two theft suspects

Lubbock Police are searching for information relating to two suspects in an audio store theft in this week’s Wanted Wednesday.

Roswell Police searching for murder suspect

The Roswell Police Department searching for a man accused of fatally shooting his brother early Wednesday morning.

Lubbock County Grand Jury postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation in Lubbock County, the grand jury did not meet today, and will not meet next week on June 30.

  Grandmother identifies suspect in Walmart stabbing of Lubbock deputies

A suspect is now in custody after two deputies were stabbed near Walmart at Quaker and the South Loop.

K9 Dodger helps secure drug seizure in Spur

A K9 named Dodger helped with a drug seizure in Spur Sunday morning.

Police investigating aggravated assault in 1700 block of 9th Street

UPDATE: Police say Harper has been located as of Saturday evening. Thanks to everyone who shared this story.