Amarillo police: 1 charged with murder after shooting in Southlawn neighborhood

Published: Oct. 2, 2023 at 10:49 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 2, 2023 at 12:26 PM CDT
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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police say they have arrested a man for the shooting death of a man over the weekend.

Around 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, police responded to the area of Southwest 44th Avenue and Parker Street for a 911 call about a man who had been shot.

Officers arrived to find 27-year-old Orlando Garces Junior dead inside a home from gunshot wounds.

Police arrested 25-year-old Daniel Mireles Junior at the home.

He was booked into the Randall County Jail for the charge of murder.

The Amarillo Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating this crime.