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Police search lake for Lubbock murder evidence

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Amarillo, TX - Police are wrapping up the search of a west Amarillo lake where they are looking for evidence in a Lubbock murder

Wednesday afternoon Lubbock police have recovered evidence from Lawrence Lake.

Officials have been looking for evidence since early Wednesday morning tied to the murder of Lubbock's Dr. Joseph Sonnier.

Dive teams with the Amarillo Search and Rescue along with law enforcement have been scanning the water and area all day.

Two men, Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon and David Shepard are charged with Sonnier's murder.

Officials believe it was a murder for hire plot. We are not sure what evidence they have recovered at this time but will keep you updated as this story develops.