Assault Outside of Palo Duro High

One local high school student is hospitalized and the suspects remain on the run after an attack outside of Palo Duro High School.

Just after eight this morning Amarillo Police responded to the high school in the 1200 block of Grant Street after reports of a possible shooting.

Officers on scene tell us the suspects hit the student on the back of the head with a blunt object. He went to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

According to witnessed the suspects fled in a bluish-grey Cadillac and a purple Chevy Cavalier. If you know anything about this incident, police ask you to call CrimeStoppers at 374-4400.