LPD Investigates Early Morning Shooting in East Lubbock

LUBBOCK, TX - Lubbock Police were searching Friday morning for the suspects involved in an east Lubbock bar shooting that sent one young woman to the hospital.

Shortly after 4:00 a.m., Lubbock Police responded to the Hitching Post bar, located at 1902 East Broadway, for reports of shots fired. Lubbock Police said that one person out of a small group of men pulled out a gun and began firing shots inside the bar. 

One bullet hit a 22-year-old woman in the back of the leg. She was transported to Covenant Medical Center with moderate injuries. A woman claiming to be the victim's aunt shared with EverythingLubbock.com that she is recovering and expected to be okay.

A search is now underway for the suspects. As Lubbock Police continue investigating the shooting, anyone with information is encouraged to contact Crime Line at 806-741-1000. 


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