Woman shot in the leg during aggravated robbery
Thu, 29 May 2014 15:13:33 GMT —
Just after 2 a.m. this morning, May 29, Amarillo police officers were dispatched on a reported gunshot victim at the 3400 block of I-40.
Responding officers located a victim laying on the sidewalk in front of Discount Tire at 3433 W. I-40. The victim had a single gunshot wound in the leg.
The victim said she was walking to a motel in the area when two Hispanic males approached her and demanded her backpack.
During that time, she was shot in the leg with a large caliber handgun. The suspects then fled with her backpack in a gray car.
She was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The investigation by the Amarillo Police Department and there have been no arrests.