Student Shooter Apprehended after officers death

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Texas Tech

Scribe:  Samuel Otis

Email:  samuel@thethinkering.com

 

A shooting at Texas Tech on Monday left one police officer dead. 

Hollis Daniels, 19, was subject to a wellness check on Monday when officers found drugs in his room, he was then taken to the campus police office where he pulled a gun and shot the officer in the head. 

The man is originally from Seguin, Texas was studying Communications and was classified as a freshman.   For a short time after the shooting the campus was on lockdown while an investigation into Daniels whereabouts was locked down.   He was apprehended near the Lubbock Municipal Coliseum around 9:30 p.m.

The officer has not yet been identified pending familial notification.  It’s unknown who owned the gun.  

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