Police chase in Lubbock ends with officer involved shooting: Suspect dead


On April 16 around 2 p.m., Texas Anti-Gang Unit and the DPS helicopter were operating in the area of 1700 East Dartmouth Street when they noticed a stolen vehicle.

TAG attempted to make a stop which led to a pursuit. The vehicle came to a stop, and three suspects exited the vehicle at the intersection of East 10th Street and Ute Avenue.

One suspect was apprehended.

During this time, an officer noticed a suspect attempting to steal a different vehicle from a victim which led to another pursuit. It is unknown if the two incidents are related at this time.

Area law enforcement attempted to force the vehicle to stop. The suspect refused to stop and injured a DPS Trooper.

Multiple shots were fired at the suspect. The suspect was pronounced deceased on scene.

The DPS Trooper and an LPD Officer had minor non-life-threatening injuries.

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