N. Taylor murder arrest

Amarillo, TX - A 20-year-old man is behind bars this afternoon charged with killing a woman in her north Taylor home.

Tyson Jamal Jackson was arrested in north Amarillo Tuesday for the murder of 52-year-old Ofelia Lopez on November 5th.

Amarillo police say a tip from an informant led to his arrest.

Officers say they found drugs in Jackson's possession at the time of the arrest.

He remains in the Potter County Jail on drug charges in addition to the murder charges.