Suspect Arrested For Shooting Texas Tech Police Officer

On Monday, October 9 at around 7:45 p.m., at the Texas Tech police building in Lubbock, a campus police officer was discovered to be shot in the head.

A campus wide emergency notification was sent out shortly after.

Upon performing a welfare check on a student, officers discovered drugs and drug paraphernalia in the suspect’s room and brought him in for questioning.

The suspect has been identified as 19-year old freshman Hollis A. Daniels.

He was discovered near Jones AT&T Stadium.

Daniels has been taken into custody.

Details will be updated as they become available.