LUBBOCK, Texas — Around 2 a.m. Friday morning, Lubbock Police Department and Lubbock County Sheriff’s Department responded to a shooting at the 4900th block of Belmont Drive.

Officer Landes a deputy both heard shots fired in the area of 50th Street and Chicago. The deputy then saw suspects running near 49th Street and Chicago.

As the deputy attempted to located the suspects he discovered a victim suffering from a gun shot wound to the head.

The victim was transported to the hospital by EMS with life threatening injuries, according to LPD.

Police were still at the scene as of 5 a.m. Friday morning, according to the police desk.

This story is still developing and will be updated and more information is received.