Police: Man shot during domestic disturbance call

Police: Man shot during domestic disturbance call

Amarillo, TX - APD reports a man was shot by a woman that called 911 for assault.

Police arrived at the 300 block of Fairlane after a woman called the police saying she was being assaulted. The woman told police that she had a weapon and used it to shoot a man, who she says, attacked her.

Reports say the man attacked her with a metal pole or broom stick and made death threats. The woman then grabbed a gun and shot him in the leg.

The man was taken to the hospital and treated for non-critical injuries. The female did not require medical attention.

The woman and a 4 year old child were interviewed and sent to family members.

Police say incident is still under investigation.