Man shot, stabbed at Amarillo motel

Amarillo Police Department is seeking information after a man was stabbed and shot at an Amarillo Motel early Sunday morning.

According to APD officers were dispatched to a motel in the 8600 block of Canyon Drive on an aggravated assault call at approximately 3:45 a.m. When officers arrived on scene, they located the victim near his vehicle and directed medical services to him. APD said the victim could not provide much information to officers about the incident and was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. In a news release APD said the victim suffered multiple stab wounds and a gunshot wound to the upper body.

As officers began to investigate the scene they found a room where the altercation and assault took place. Investigators think the assault occurred in that motel room and that the victim walked out to his car where he was found by APD.

The incident is currently under investigation, anyone with information is asked to contact Amarillo Police Department or Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400 or online at