Police Officer Shot Dead By Student At Texas Tech University

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Texas Tech University : A student hauled out a firearm at the station and shot an officer in the head and afterward fled by walking, Cook said. The officer passed on.

A student shot a cop to death at Texas Tech University in Lubbock on Monday and the grounds was set on lockdown before the suspect was captured, authorities said.

Texas Tech police went to keep an eye on the welfare of the understudy prior on Monday and, in the wake of finding drugs, the officers took the individual to the school’s police headquarters, college representative Chris Cook said in an email.

The Student hauled out a firearm at the station and shot an officer in the head and afterward fled by walking, Cook said. The officer passed on.

An uncommon weapons and strategies (SWAT) group was sent to search for the suspect after the shooting, Lubbock cop J. Rodgers said by telephone.

He affirmed that one individual was shot at the school’s police division in Lubbock, a group of more than 240,000 individuals more than 300 miles (483 km) west of Dallas.

The suspect was later arrested, Lubbock police said in an announcement on Twitter. It didn’t give additionally points of interest.

A message on the college’s Twitter page conveyed not long after the shooting prompted individuals at the grounds to take shield.

Texas Tech later tweeted that the lockdown had been lifted after the suspect was caught.