Police release identity of victim in shooting near Amarillo church

Police investigating fatality near Amarillo church

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Police have identified the man killed in a fatal shooting on Wednesday evening near Family Life Church in Amarillo.

According to police, 41-year-old Damon Landon Messer was shot and killed Wednesday night in the Family Life Church Parking lot near SW 58th Avenue.

At 7:10 p.m. on Wednesday, crews responded to Family Life Church on SW 58th, where a fatality was reported after receiving a call of disorderly conduct.

Officials said two men were arguing in the parking lot when the shooting occurred.

Officials said Messer was fatally shot and they are still investigating what led to the argument.

Special Crimes is investigating and no arrests have been made yet.

An autopsy will be conducted in Lubbock.

Police investigating fatality in Amarillo. (Source: KFDA)
Police investigating fatality in Amarillo. (Source: KFDA) (Source: KFDA)

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