LUBBOCK, Texas — A Lubbock-based law firm donated an additional $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the killer of a 4-year-old boy. Lubbock Police made the announcement Thursday morning.
Glasheen, Valles, & Inderman, LLC pledged $5,000 in addition to the Crime Line reward of $6,000 and a $2,5000 donation by the law firm of Kerby & Wade, P.C.
Officers were called to the 700 block of East Ursuline Street on December 17, 2021 at 8:50 p.m. for shots fired. Police said, “It appears the shots occurred during a drive-by shooting.”
Cornelius Carrington was taken to University Medical Center in a private vehicle where he was later pronounced dead. Police later released surveillance video related to the shooting.
The total reward, police said, was $13,500. The number for Crime Line is 806-741-1000. Callers can remain anonymous.
The following is a statement from LPD:
Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit Continues to Ask for Public’s Help in Death of 4 year-old
(LUBBOCK, TX) – A local law firm has donated additional funds in The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit’s search for the suspect(s) who shot and killed a four-year-old in mid-December.
Lubbock Police Officers were called to the 700 block of East Ursuline Street on Friday, December 17, 2021 at 8:50 p.m. for reports of shots fired.
Upon arrival, officers were informed the victim, 4 year-old Cornelius Carrington, was transported to University Medical Center via private vehicle, where he was later pronounced deceased.
Through the initial course of the investigation, it appears the shots occurred during a drive-by shooting.
In addition to the initial $6,000 reward offered by Crime Line, and the $2,5000 donation by the law firm of Kerby & Wade, P.C., Glasheen, Valles, & Inderman, LLC is pledging an additional $5,000 for the reward of information leading to the arrest and conviction of those involved.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Line at 741-1000, as they could be eligible for a reward up to $13,500.