Police: Man shot in north Amarillo while trying to buy shoes

Published: Dec. 29, 2021 at 3:23 PM CST
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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police are investigating a shooting that happened on Tuesday evening in north Amarillo.

Police say the shooting happened near Northeast 15th Avenue and North Grand Street around 8:31 p.m.

The victim told officers he and a friend had met the suspects at a local church to buy shoes from them.

When the suspects approached the victim’s car, they pulled a gun and shot at them.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Violent Crimes unit is investigating this shooting.

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