Lubbock Patient's Death Ruled Homicide

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Lubbock, Texas - The death of a man who died while in custody of a mental health facility in Lubbock is ruled a Homicide.

The Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office released final autopsy results Friday afternoon in the death of 46 year old Michael Nicholson.  Nicholson, who has ties to Castro county, was killed on June 6th at the Lubbock State School.

The case has been sent back to police for further investigation.