LUBBOCK, Texas — A woman’s body was found in the 1200 block of FM 1729 on Monday afternoon, according to an EverythingLubbock.com photojournalist. The Lubbock Police Department said the woman was “possibly” related to a missing person investigation.
Officers were called to the 2100 block of North Jayton Avenue at 9:03 p.m. on Sunday for a missing person. LPD said officers were given reason to believe Lakaria Moore, 18, was in danger.
LPD said a vehicle possibly related to the incident was found on Monday afternoon. Police stated in a press release, “METRO, along with other investigators, responded to the area and located the body of a deceased female possibly related to the investigation.”
A photojournalist also discovered an additional crime scene near East 5th Street and Walnut Avenue. The LPD front desk said it did not have any information available.
Police said no arrests were made yet and the investigation was ongoing. Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Line at (806)-741-1000.
This is a developing story. Check EverythingLubbock.com for updates.