Big Spring Aggravated Robbery Suspect Found Dead in Lubbock

Big Spring Aggravated Robbery Suspect Found Dead in Lubbock

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LUBBOCK – A man wanted for aggravated robbery in Big Spring has been found dead in Lubbock.

Lubbock Police tell NewsWest 9, officers checked the welfare of a man who was said to be shot in the 2000 block of 89th Street.

The victim, Fabian Rios, was found lying in the grass near the front porch and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Rios was wanted out of Big Spring for an aggravated robbery.

The cause of death is still under investigation.

The suspect in the shooting fled the scene in a black Ford Explorer Sport-Trac SUV with a small pickup bed and a New Mexico license plate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lubbock Police at (806) 771-1000.