UPDATE 4:09 P.M. -- The individual that was shot during this event remains hospitalized. His injury is not life-threatening.
The individual that fired the shot has been released pending investigation.
Police continue to investigate
AMARILLO -- Early this morning, Amarillo Police responded to an aggravated assault at The Colonies at Hillside Apartment complex.
Before police arrived, dispatch was informed that someone had been shot.
A person was shot in the abdomen. The extent of his injury is not known at this time.
The resident at the apartment told police that he had a party and a male had been asked to leave. The male came back and forced his way into the apartment and tried to fight with the resident.
The resident fired a shot and hit the male in the abdomen.
Detectives are still actively speaking to witnesses and those involved at this time.