Levelland active shooter: 4 cops hurt and 2 critical as Lubbock SWAT team surround barricaded house in Texas

FOUR cops were hurt and two were reportedly critical as a Lubbock SWAT team surrounded a barricaded house in Texas on Thursday.

As the standoff continued, all of the injured officers were reportedly transported to Lubbock for treatment as of late Thursday afternoon.

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A person is reportedly barricaded in a home in Levelland

According to KCBD, a person is barricaded in a house in the 1100 block of 10th St. in Levelland.

Police have asked people to avoid the area as the situation is ongoing.

Local media reported hearing shots fired around 3pm.

Nearby Covenant Hospital in Levelland was placed on lockdown as a precaution.