An aspiring writer and radio producer out of Lubbock, Texas. Jacob graduated from South Plains College in 2014 with an AAS degree in Sound Technology and is set to graduate in 2019 with a Bachelor's in Media Communications from Full Sail University in Florida. Jacob anchors KFYO News on weekday mornings and contributes to KFYO.com.
Police Arrest Lubbock Man for DWI With a Child Passenger
A Lubbock man was arrested Tuesday, Feb. 4th, 2020, for driving while intoxicated with a child in his car.
Lubbock Police Investigate 2 Suspected Drive-By Shootings
Between both shootings, over 20 rounds were fired, but no one was injured. Lubbock police are still working to determine if the two shootings are connected.
2 People Wanted by Police For Involvement in Deadly Shooting
The Lubbock Police Department is searching for Arthur Swain and Charleszetta Germon for their potential involvement in a shooting that occurred in January 2020.
Lubbock Police Investigate Alleged Attempted Kidnapping
A 28-year-old woman has told Lubbock police that someone may have been trying to kidnap her on Sunday, Feb. 2, while she was walking in the 100 block of 34th Street.
Littlefield Police Investigate Suspected Drive-By Shooting
A bullet reportedly struck a victim in the back of her right leg while she was inside a house. She was last listed in serious but stable condition at UMC in Lubbock.
Winter Storm Watch Issued for Lubbock & The South Plains
The National Weather Service says 3 to 5 inches of snow may be possible beginning Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 4, in Lubbock and the South Plains area.
The USDA Opens Enrollment for Conservation Reserve Program
Farmers and ranchers who enroll in the Conservation Reserve Program will receive yearly payments for establishing long-term, resource-conserving plant species.
Lubbock Man Indicted For Sexual Assault of a Child
According to a police report dated in August, a girl under the age of 14 alleges that 21-year-old Dylan Ryan Rodriquez sexually assaulted her multiple times.
Lubbock Assistant Police Chief Jerry Brewer Is Retiring
Brewer was first hired by the Lubbock Police Department in 1988 and has spent 31 years on the force. He was promoted to assistant chief in 2012.
Seminole Teen Dies in New Mexico Car Accident
A teenager from Seminole, now identified as 19-year-old Gerardo J. Soria, was driving east on U.S. 62 when he lost control and rolled several times.