According to a media release from Amarillo Police Department, officers were called out to the 1600-block of Highland Street on Tuesday, November 15.
Cpl. Jeb Hilton said that the victim, 41-year-old Jose Manuel Ibarra, died on the scene.
No arrests have been made and this is a developing story.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 378-9468 or Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400. Tips can also be given anonymously online at www.amapolice.org or on the Amarillo Crime Stoppers P3 mobile app
Amarillo Murders in 2021
With an official tally of 27 murders, the year 2021 saw the highest number of homicides in Amarillo since 1994.
Below is a closer look at the year's criminal acts that resulted in life lost.
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***Not pictured: Edward Matthew Gamez