Citizen tackles suspect being chased by LPD

Local News

(Nexstar Media Group/ Staff)

LUBBOCK, Texas – A police chase on foot in South Lubbock ended quickly Tuesday afternoon when a citizen stepped in and tackled the suspect.

The incident occurred during the 3:00 hour in the 4000 block of South Loop 289.

According to emergency radio traffic, officers with the Lubbock Police Department began chasing a suspect near Jason’s Deli.

An eyewitness told an photographer her husband helped apprehend the suspect.

Police have not released other details.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News Highlights

More News Highlights

Don't Miss

Event Calendar