UPDATE (8/16, 4 P.M.)
Earlier this afternoon, Lufkin Police arrested the Englewood vehicle burglaries suspect on an unrelated charge – theft of a firearm. An officer alerted the Criminal Investigations Division of the suspect’s identity – Japatrick Davis, 20, of Lufkin. Detectives went to Davis’ home on Ford Chapel Road and were given permission to search his bedroom by his father. During the se
According to an overnight release by the Lufkin Police Department, their dispatchers took several dozen 30 calls regarding a "mass shooting threat" at Lufkin ISD today. Angelina County Sheriff's Office dispatchers have also received these calls.
via Lufkin Police Dept Press Release
The Lufkin Police Department is asking citizens to be on the lookout for a local man reported missing by his wife Thursday morning (8/13). As of now, the department has no reason to believe that 50-year-old Franklin Strickland, who owns Strickland Custom Building and Remodeling, has been a victim of foul play.
The following is taken from an official release from the Lufkin Police Department:
Police are investigating an apparent suicide in the Cracker Barrel parking lot that left a man dead Wednesday morning.