Suspect held in Texas Tech participant's capturing 1

A 24-year-old suspect surrendered to Lubbock, Texas, police Sunday morning after being accused of capturing Texas Tech defensive lineman John Scott II and one other particular person early Saturday night, the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reported.

Asia Devine Jackson was wished for aggravated assault stemming from a dispute about 6:10 p.m. CT close to the swimming pool at a pupil house advanced close to campus, Lubbock police stated.

Jackson turned himself in about 11:30 a.m. CT Sunday, in response to police, and was booked Sunday afternoon into the Lubbock County Detention Heart.

Police confirmed that Scott was significantly injured and a feminine, Kiana Pipkins, 19, suffered minor accidents. Scott remained hospitalized Sunday and was thought-about to be in secure situation.

The varsity launched an announcement acknowledging Scott was injured together with one different particular person, however had not launch the extent of any accidents.

“(The athletics division) was made conscious of an unlucky incident this afternoon involving … freshman defensive lineman John Scott III, who stays hospitalized at UMC,” the assertion learn, by way of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. “Our ideas and prayers are with the victims and their households.”

The capturing occurred as about 200 folks had been in and across the pool, police stated on the scene.

It remained unclear what led to the dispute and capturing as police continued their investigation Sunday.

Scott is a 6-3, 275-pound rising redshirt freshman out of Hitchcock, Texas. He was a three-star prospect within the recruiting class of 2018, in response to 247Sports activities, and didn’t play in his first 12 months with this system.

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