Shooting at S. Lincoln St. Leaves One Injured
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:19:50 GMT —
UPDATE: April 30
Investigating officers learned that two Hispanic males and one Hispanic female came to the home and asked to speak to the victim.
When the victim stepped outside, one of the suspects fired at least five shots. At least one bullet struck the victim in the lower leg. The victim was able to get back into the house.
Officers recovered five 10mm caliber cartridge casings at the scene.
The victim's injury is not believed to be life-threatening. The suspect that fired the weapon was a Hispanic male about 6' tall with a slim build and a beard and mustache. He was wearing a gray hooded jacket. He and two other people may have left the area in a white four-door vehicle. No arrests have been made.
ORIGINAL: April 29
An alleged shooting that occurred at South Lincoln Street Tuesday night left one man injured.
Police responded to a call around 11 p.m. from the 1700 block of South Lincoln Street. They found an unidentified man with a gunshot wound in the lower body area. He was transported to a local hospital, where he is being treated for his injuries. At this time, his injuries are not life-threatening.
Sgt. John Call of the Amarillo Police Department said that an investigation is being conducted at this time. Police have several leads they are following up on, including unconfirmed reports of a vehicle near the scene and an alleged altercation between a woman, two men, and another unknown individual.