AMARILLO -- Amarillo Police continue to investigate a stabbing that occurred early Sunday morning.
Amarillo Police were called out to the 8600 block of Canyon Drive. While en route, Officers were advised that the victim was sitting in a vehicle in front of a business and that he had been stabbed and was in need of medical attention.
Officers began checking the motel area for additional or possibly the original crime scene area. They located a motel room where an altercation and assault took place. It is believed the assault took place in a motel room and the victim then walked out to his car where officers later found him.
Officers later learned that the victim had received multiple stab wounds and also suffered a gunshot wound to the upper part of the body.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Amarillo Police Department or you can remain anonymous and call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400 or submit a tip on-line at amapolice.org.
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