15-year-old dies in central Lubbock shooting, teen arrested
Published: Jan. 12, 2023 at 1:29 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 12, 2023 at 6:19 PM CST
LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A central Lubbock shooting has left a 15-year-old dead.
LPD’s Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit was called the 4300 block of Canton Avenue just before 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Upon arrival, police found 15-year-old Noah Rodriguez with a serious gunshot wound. Emergency crews attempted to save him, but he died at the scene.
Police stated Rodriguez and some other minors were handling a gun and it fired, hitting Rodriguez. Police have arrested another 15-year-old boy. He has been charged with criminally negligent homicide.
The incident is still under investigation.
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