Crime

UPDATE: Lufkin Police detain juvenile suspects following reports of a shooting at Pinewood Park Apartments

The apartments, located on Percy Simond Avenue, is near Dunbar Primary but the school campus is not involved in the incident.

LUFKIN, Texas — The Lufkin Police Department has detained possible suspects following reports of a shooting at Pinewood Park Apartments. 

The apartments, located on Percy Simond Ave., is near Dunbar Primary but the school campus is not involved in the incident.

Casings were found in front of the buildings on Percy Simond Ave. Surveillance video revealed that there were two shooters. They were located and detained. Both suspects are juveniles.

They will be questioned and likely transported to the Juvenile Detention Center.

Dunbar Primary was immediately put on lockdown to ensure the safety of the students but the lockdown has since been called off. Normal after-school pick-up resumed once it was deemed safe to do so. 

Lufkin ISD Police Department also responded to the shooting

This is a developing story. 

Written by Claire Wallace

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