13-year-old arrested after shots fired in West Amarillo
AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police arrested a 13-year-old boy with a stolen weapon after a report of shots fired Saturday.
Officers were sent at 10:55 a.m. on a report near Amarillo Boulevard West and Wolflin Avenue.
The caller described the suspect and gave direction of travel.
APD said they located a 13-year-old boy matching the description on the Amarillo Boulevard Access Road.
He dropped a handgun on the ground, and upon investigation, the gun was discovered to be stolen out of Lubbock.
Officers also discovered a number of items on the boy stolen during a burglary of a vehicle in the 1900 block of Port Lane.
The boy was arrested for discharging a firearm in a municipality, unlawful carrying of a weapon, theft from vehicle and theft of a firearm.
He was booked into the Youth Center of the High Plains.
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