Police Surround Apartment Complex, Arrest Wanted Suspect

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Lubbock Police responded to the Saddlewood Apartments at 71st Street and Utica Avenue Thursday, a few minutes after noon.

EverythingLubbock.com was able to learn that officers located a wanted suspect.  A reporter was able confirm on scene that he was arrested at about 12:30.  Officers shut down public access to 71st Street during the incident.  Officers set up a perimeter but other details were not yet available. 

Later in the afternoon, LPD sent the following written statement:

On Thursday around noon, Lubbock Police officers responded to a disturbance at the Saddlewood Apartment complex located at 7001 Utica Avenue.

When officers arrived, they received information that a male suspect with outstanding warrants had possibly barricaded himself inside an apartment. Officers set up a perimeter, and negotiators arrived on scene. As negotiators were in the process of contacting the suspect, the male walked out of the apartment to surrender to officers.

The suspect, 28-year-old Jarrod Davis, was taken into custody without incident and will be booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center for two outstanding parole violation warrants.

Image of Jarrod Rashad Davis from Lubbock Co. Detention Center 

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