LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Police were called to a parking lot near South Loop and University Avenue just after 12:00 p.m. Tuesday for the report of a shooting.
SPECIAL NOTE: After this story was first published, EverythingLubbock.com was able to obtain new information. The shooting happened, according to police, while three people were in a vehicle driving. After the shooting, the driver stopped at the restaurant to call for help.
Officers placed crime scene tape outside the Lubbock’s Breakfast House restaurant. Initially, police confirmed one person suffered serious injuries. Later, police provided an update.
“The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit is responding to a shots fired call at 7006 University Avenue. One person is deceased,” police said.
An LPD Lieutenant was on the scene and said no suspect had been detained as of 2:00 p.m.
LPD said the shooting did not involve anyone inside the restaurant.
Additionally, LPD confirmed the incident was not related to another shooting just after 1:00 p.m. in the 3400 block of 86th Street that left one person seriously injured.
The name of the person killed had not been released by LPD at the time of publishing. On Wednesday, we published an update with the name of the victim.