Aggravated Assault Update

Kristen Guilfoos
NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, TX - Family tells us 18-year-old, Trent Tankersly is now home from the hospital and recovering nicely.

They say the 18-year-old was shot with a 380 pistol. The bullet is still in him because doctors say it's too close to his spine to move without risking permanent or life threatening complications.

Amarillo police say the shooting happened very early Saturday morning in the Events Unlimited parking lot.

Officers say Tankersly told them there was a fight and someone fired several shots.

Authorities are still searching for whoever pulled the trigger.

If you know anything about the incident, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers.

That number is 374-4400.