Seven LPD members will be promoted during a ceremony on Friday, May 2nd. One retiring Lubbock Police member will be honored as well.
The suspect fled the central Lubbock house with an AR-15 rifle and a Glock 17 pistol before police arrived Wednesday afternoon.
The guard that attempted to stop the suspect was assaulted, receiving minor injuries.
Lubbock Police detectives have served robbery warrants on 18-year-old Paul Anthony Rodriguez for aggravated robberies at a Dairy Queen and a Whataburger.
An officer forcibly stopped the truck in the 6100 block of I-27, and the truck wound up on top of the police cruiser.
The driver of the vehicle refused to stop, and was pursued by officers to Alex and Verna Cooke Park, where the driver got out of the vehicle and attempted to flee on foot.
Lubbock Police say that Juan Gilberto Mora reportedly stabbed 28-year-old Elizabeth Garcia multiple times in her apartment at the Toledo Court Apartment Complex at around 11:45 p.m. Sunday, April 6th.
Lubbock Police found 28-year-old Elizabeth Garcia in her apartment with multiple stab wounds to her torso and head. Garcia was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
The suspect in both incidents is described as a black male, standing 5’9” to six feet tall and weighing about 190 pounds.
According to the LPD press release, the suspect walked in through the front door on Tuesday night, brandished a gun, and demanded money from the store clerk. Lubbock Police need the public's help in identifying the suspect.