SWAT, hostage negotiator team responded to Central Lubbock home overnight, one arrested


Image of Jake Zachariah Canales from Lubbock Co. Detention Center, Image of 2000 block of 60th by Nexstar/Staff

LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police SWAT Team, LPD Hostage Negotiator Team and Texas Anti-Gang Center Unit responded to a home in the 2000 block of 60th Street early Wednesday night.

Officer went to a home at 8:20 p.m. to serve a felony Theft of a Firearm warrant against Jake Zachariah Canales, 17.

Police said, “After more than three hours of refusal to exit the premises, LPD’s Critical Response Team [SWAT] entered the house and took Canales into custody around 11:45 p.m.”

Canales was booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center. The only charge listed against him as of early Thursday morning was the firearm theft – a state jail felony. His bond was not yet listed.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local News

More Local News

News Highlights

Don't Miss

Event Calendar