After reportedly shooting at law enforcement and committing crimes in multiple Texas counties, Vaughn took members of his family hostage at a residence in Friona. Lubbock, Department of Public Safety and Amarillo SWAT teams responded, as local peace officers had no such resources. Seventeen hours later, Vaughn shot at authorities. Lubbock SWAT Officer Scott Weems shot Vaughn once, killing him. Vaughn’s hostages were not harmed. Texas Rangers, including Ranger Dusty McCord, investigated the shooting.

ID: 2138

Victms Name: Robby Lynn Vaughn
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Friona
County: Parmer
State: TX
Zip Code: 79035
Country: United States of America

Agency: Lubbock Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: After reportedly shooting at law enforcement and committing crimes in multiple Texas counties, Vaughn took members of his family hostage at a residence in Friona. Lubbock, Department of Public Safety and Amarillo SWAT teams responded, as local peace officers had no such resources. Seventeen hours later, Vaughn shot at authorities. Lubbock SWAT Officer Scott Weems shot Vaughn once, killing him. Vaughn’s hostages were not harmed. Texas Rangers, including Ranger Dusty McCord, investigated the shooting.

Symptoms of mental health:

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