LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Police responded to a shooting Thursday morning just after 9:15 a.m. in the 1500 block of 41st Street. A couple hours after the incident, police provided new details, saying one person died and three others were hurt. One of the three suffered serious injuries, two others were less seriously hurt, police said.
The situation started as a home invasion. Two people came into the home, police said, with a gun. One resident was ordered to get on the ground, another was ordered to come from a bedroom to the main living area. There was an altercation, police said, and a struggle for the gun. During the struggle, four people were shot.
Officers were told one of the gunshot victims ran to a neighbor’s house to ask for help.
Police were told one gunshot victim showed up at Covenant Medical Center, and another was taken to University Medical Center. We do not yet know if the deceased person was a resident or a suspect. This remains a developing story. Please continue checking back for updates.