Amarillo Police: 15-year-old shot at Avondale park

Published: Oct. 29, 2022 at 10:41 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 31, 2022 at 10:56 AM CDT
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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police have released new information on the shooting at Avondale park that happened over the weekend.

On Saturday around 7:00 p.m., officers responded to the school park for a shooting.

They arrived to find a 15-year-old boy with multiple gunshot wounds.

Officers learned that several juveniles were at the park fighting when one person pulled out a gun and shot the boy.

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

The APD Juvenile Investigation Squad continues to investigate the shooting.