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Second weekend shooting leaves Amarillo man in hospital

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Amarillo, TX - For the second time in just one weekend, an early morning shooting on Sunday in Amarillo left another man in a local hospital.

Just before three Sunday morning, APD was dispatched to the intersection of North West 15th and Van Buren on reports of shots fired. The victim was already being taken to a local hospital by a private vehicle when they arrived on scene. There, they found evidence of the shooting and a suspect was tentatively identified.

The victim, a 23 year old black male, suffered a gunshot wound to his upper body, but was listed in stable condition. Reports indicate the victim and suspect were acquaintances.

Police are continuing to investigate this incident.