Yoakum County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting Near Denver City

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR DENVER CITY - A man and woman were found with gunshot wounds near Denver City, and it turns out one of them is the prime suspect.

The Yoakum County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9, they were called out to investigate gunfire early Saturday morning.

That's where they found Juan Gallegos and a woman with bullet wounds.

Both are in a Lubbock hospital.

Deputies suspect Gallegos was the triggerman.

The Sheriff tells NewsWest 9, they are still trying to piece together exactly what happened.