Police Surround Apartment Complex, Arrest Wanted Suspect

Updated for police statement.

LUBBOCK, TX - Lubbock Police responded to the Saddlewood Apartments at 71st Street and Utica Avenue Thursday, a few minutes after noon.

EverythingLubbock.com was able to learn that officers located a wanted suspect.  A reporter was able confirm on scene that he was arrested at about 12:30.  Officers shut down public access to 71st Street during the incident.  Officers set up a perimeter but other details were not yet available. 

Later in the afternoon, LPD sent the following written statement:

On Thursday around noon, Lubbock Police officers responded to a disturbance at the Saddlewood Apartment complex located at 7001 Utica Avenue.

When officers arrived, they received information that a male suspect with outstanding warrants had possibly barricaded himself inside an apartment. Officers set up a perimeter, and negotiators arrived on scene. As negotiators were in the process of contacting the suspect, the male walked out of the apartment to surrender to officers.

The suspect, 28-year-old Jarrod Davis, was taken into custody without incident and will be booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center for two outstanding parole violation warrants.


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