21 Year Old Dead in Early Morning Homicide

Amarillo - This morning around 2:15 a.m., Amarillo Police were called to 900 N. Hayden on a shooting.

Authorities tell us, when they arrived on scene they found a man dead inside the home.

Police tell us the victim had a gunshot wound to his upper body.

The victim is identified as 21 year-old Gregory Lynn Battee, Jr. 

Justice of the peace Richard Herman ordered an autopsy will which be performed in Lubbock tomorrow.

Police tell us they've made no arrests yet.

Special crimes has taken over the investigation.

If anyone has any information on this case, please call 378-9468.

If you have information, but wish to stay anonymous, contact Amarillo Crime Stopper at 374-4400


We've received word from Special Crimes that they are involved in a homicide investigation on the 900 block of North Hayden.

They tell us one person has died.

That is all the information we have at this time, we will keep you updated if we get more info.


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