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Man arrested in connection with weekend shooting

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Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man is arrested for reportedly shooting another man in a parking lot over the weekend.

Police say a man and woman were approached by another man who appeared to be hearing impaired while in the parking lot of Hastings on Georgia Sunday night.

They told officers the man used a hand-written note to ask them for money. The victim reports the man then pulled out a gun and shot him in the hand before running away on foot.

The suspect, 24 year-old Derrick James Mason was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.