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One person shot during robbery in East Amarillo


Early Tuesday afternoon, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of Spruce on a robbery and person being shot.

Once officers arrived,  they found a victim had been shot and another had been assaulted physically. Personal property had been taken from the victims.

A description was put out on the suspects, and north side officers located the suspect vehicle. The subjects stopped the vehicle and ran on foot, causing a lockout at two elementary schools in north Amarillo.

The 3 suspects were located and taken into custody. Property belonging to one of the victims was found with the suspects.

Albert Grant, 23, was charged with aggravated robbery and evading. Timothy Fields, 22, was charged with aggravated robbery, possession of marijuana, and possession of controlled substance. Gary Ammons Jr, 32, charged with aggravated robbery and evading arrest.

This case is being investigated by the APD Violent Crimes Squad.

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