A Lubbock police officer heard shots and cashed Valencia, but he was able to get into a pickup truck and drive off. Before getting away Valencia fired his gun at Officer Jennifer Pierce, police said at the time. Officers found and stopped Valencia a short time later at 32nd and Avenue N.
On Friday a jury found Valencia guilty. Numerous witnesses testified that Valencia was the shooter. The same jury then decided Monday that Valencia should get life in prison.
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