Some members of the group South Plains Advocates for Freedom, also known as SPAFF, dressed up as members of the popular reality show Duck Dynasty in protest of possibility of removing citizen comments from Council meeting TV broadcasts.
The 33-year-old Garcia will have to serve at least 20 years of his sentence before being eligible for parole.
Officers responded to a check subject call at the Stripes convenience store at 34th Street and Avenue Q just before 3 a.m. on Wednesday, January 8th.
Twenty-one year-old Clayton Lee Fought is charged with attempted capital murder, aggravated sexual assault, and aggravated kidnapping in the brief disappearance of an 11-year-old girl.
The suspect demanded money and struck the manager of Lowe's Marketplace over the head, causing minor injury. The suspect escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.
While officers were removing the child from the home, the suspect, 34-year-old Adam Joshua Plyler, reportedly went through the attic of the home and into the attic of a neighboring attached house.
Officers reportedly chased Billy G. Miller III to 3505 East Baylor where the suspect attempted to flee on foot, but was quickly taken into custody.
The work on North Slide Road between Marshall Street and U.S. Highway 84 is part of the Northwest Passage Project, which also included the extension of Slide Road from Loop 289 to Erskine Street.
According to DPS, 61-year-old Mark Allan Reagan of Hale Center was driving north in a 1994 Mercury sedan when he lost control and went into the center median. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The MLK Commemorative Council of Lubbock has invited the public to their upcoming celebration events.