LPD identifies man wanted for Paul Saiz murder

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LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department identified a suspect in the November 12 fatal shooting of 28-year-old Paul Saiz.

Bryan Garcia, 20, is wanted for the murder of Saiz, according to a release.

Just before 8:45 p.m. Friday, LPD responded to a shots-fired call in the 2500 block of Loyola Street. Before officers could arrive, a second shots-fired call was reported nearby, along North University Avenue.

Saiz was found suffering with a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead on the scene by Emergency Medical Services.

Anyone with information related to the location of Garcia was asked to call Crime Line at (806)-741-1000.

Read the full release by LPD below:

The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit is seeking the location of 20-year-old Bryan Garcia, who is wanted for the murder of 28-year-old Paul Saiz.

Anyone with information related on the location of Garcia is encouraged to call Crime Line at (806) 741-1000. Information leading to an arrest may be eligible for a reward. Crime Line callers may remain anonymous.

On Nov. 12, Officers responded to the 2500 block of Loyola Street for a shots fired call. While enroute to the scene, additional calls were received for shots fired along North University Avenue, and a vehicle that was stopped at North University Avenue and Regis Street that was possibly related. Officers located the vehicle and a male with a gunshot wound.

EMS responded to the scene, and pronounced Saiz deceased on scene.

The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit investigation is ongoing.

Paul Saiz, 28 (Image provided by family)

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