Teen killed, arrest made after early morning shooting

Teen killed, arrest made after early morning shooting

PAMPA, TX (KFDA) - Authorities say a 19-year-old male was shot and later died at an area hospital early Saturday morning.

Pampa officials identified the victim as Austin Burton. Police were called to the 1100 block of S. Dwight around midnight after a single shot was fired.

Burton was pronounced dead at 1:45 a.m.

Police arrested 21-year-old Tomarius Embers on a criminal negligent homicide charge. He is being held in the Gray County jail under a $25,000 bond.

An autopsy is scheduled Monday in Lubbock for Austin Burton.

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