LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department responded to a shots fired call in the 2200 block of East 10th street at 10:49 p.m. on Wednesday night that killed two people.
LPD said the two people sustained injuries and were transferred to UMC where they were pronounced dead.
Photos from the scene showed damage to home windows.
A photojournalist on the scene said police called Lubbock Fire Rescue for crowd control.
Read the full press release below:
(The following is a press release from the Lubbock Police Department.)
The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit is asking for the public’s help following a Wednesday night shooting in the 2200 block of East 10th Street which left two people dead.
Lubbock Police responded to reports of shots fired at 10:49 p.m. in the 2200 block of E. 10th Street on Wednesday, July 20th. Upon arrival, officers located 18-year-old Elijah Trevino and 17-year-old Damion Garcia with gunshot injuries. Officers immediately rendered first aid to Trevino and Garcia.
Trevino and Garcia were transported by EMS to University Medical Center where both were pronounced deceased.
The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit is actively investigating this shooing and is currently requesting assistance from the public. If you have any information regarding this incident please contact Crime Line at (806) 741-1000. All callers can remain anonymous. Information leading to the identification and arrest of a suspect(s) may be eligible for a reward.
(Press release from the Lubbock Police Department.)