Amarillo Police look for shooting suspect
Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:49:45 GMT —
The Amarillo Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man injured.
According to the police department, at 4:00 a.m. Sunday morning officers were called to "My Club" at 601 North Eastern on a reports a man had been shot. The suspect in the shooting was last seen leaving the parking lot of the club driving a silver 1999 Lincoln SUV. Responding officers were able to locate the suspect's vehicle at Amarillo Blvd. and Nelson. Authorities say the suspect refused to stop and a vehicle pursuit was initiated. The officers lost sight of the vehicle in the area of Amarillo Blvd. and Hughes.
The male victim, who's identit
y has not been released, suffered a single gunshot wound to the leg. He was transported to a local hospital by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities say the shooting happened in the parking lot of the club. A single shell casing was found at the scene. No one else was hurt by the gunfire.
The incident remains under investigation at this time. If you have any information that could help police in their investigation, you're asked to call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400.