Truck Owner Shot During Lubbock Carjacking
Lubbock Police are looking for two suspects who allegedly carjacked a man early Tuesday morning near 50th Street and University Avenue.
According to Lubbock Police Department, "At approximately 2:45 a.m., the Lubbock Police Department received a report that a male had been shot in the 1300 block of 50th Street. Officers arrived on scene and located the 41-year-old male victim with serious injuries. He was taken by EMS to the hospital.
Officers were advised the victim was stopped at a red light at University Avenue and 50th Street when two armed Hispanic males got into his pickup truck. Based on information gathered at the scene, the two suspects forced the victim to drive to an ATM in the 1300 block of 50th. The victim got out of the pickup and attempted to run from suspects, at which point shots were fired at the victim. The victim was struck and the two suspects fled in the victim’s pickup truck.
The suspects have not been located at this time. This case remains under investigation by the Lubbock Police Department."
Any information related to this incident can be reported anonymously to the Crime Line at 806-741-1000