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One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being shot near a Lubbock convenience store.

The Lubbock Police Department responded to the shots fired call just before 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 24th, near the Stripes gas station by the Marsha Sharp Freeway and Avenue Q.

The victim at the scene was taken to University Medical Center suffering a gunshot wound to the chest.

Officers say a suspect was taken into custody but no identities have been released.

An investigation is ongoing.

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