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Texas Tech Police Department
413 Flint Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
Kyle K. Bonath, Chief of Police
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Police Officer Floyd East, Jr. was shot and killed following a student welfare check at Texas Tech University. The officer was shot by a student within the police department. Officer East is the 37th law enforcement officer to be shot and killed in 2017 and the eleventh officer fatality from the state of Texas.