One Dead, Another Injured in Overnight Lubbock Shooting
The Lubbock Police Department has released more information on a deadly shooting Sunday night (June 2nd).
Police confirmed that a shooting did occur in the 400 block of MLK Boulevard just minutes before midnight on Sunday.
An unidentified suspect is alleged to have fired multiple shots at a vehicle with four people inside. That vehicle then drove to a parking lot in 2700 block of East 2nd Street and police were called to the scene.
When first responders arrived, they found 37-year-old Cassie Oden with life-threatening injuries. Shortly afterwards, she was pronounced dead. Another person inside the vehicle was also injured by gunfire. Twenty-four-year-old Preston Beadman was reportedly taken by a private vehicle to a local hospital with moderate injuries.
Police have not arrested anyone or named any suspects in the case so far. The Metro Special Crimes Unit is currently investigating.
Anyone with information on who may be responsible is urged to call the Crime Line at 741-1000. Useful tips that lead to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward.