According to the report, two people reported “a possible dead body” to police at 3:47 p.m. The report said the victim, identified as Ramon Flores, 66, was found with “what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the abdomen.”
LPD told EverythingLubbock.com that investigators were waiting for the medical examiner to determine the cause of injury. “[Police] cannot confirm it was a shooting death at this time,” LPD said.
Police said the case was a homicide and a $5,000 reward was offered through Crime Line.
Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Line at (806) 741-1000. Callers can remain anonymous and could be eligible for the reward.
LPD said there was no threat to the public but had not disclosed if a suspect or potential suspect was arrested on unrelated charges.