Amarillo Crime Stoppers is intensifying its efforts to solve a tragic homicide case that unfolded in the early hours of Sunday, March 26th, earlier this year.

The incident involved a shooting near the intersection of Amarillo Blvd. and N. McMasters St., which resulted in three gunshot victims. Sadly, 21-year-old Jarvaurian Penns lost his life, while two young female victims, aged 17 and 18, sustained non-life-threatening injuries. As the investigation continues, Amarillo Crime Stoppers turning to Amarillo for assistance in solving this case.

As of right now, there is very little information available to investigators. However, the Amarillo Crime Stoppers is still urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward with information that can help solve this crime.

Amarillo Crime Stoppers can be reached at 806-374-4400, or through their website portal at where you can leave an anonymous tip. Amarillo Crime Stoppers is offering an increased reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest in this case.

Sadly, this is one of many shootings that have taken place in Amarillo that have left the community uneasy. Amarillo was recently named one of the most dangerous cities in Texas, ranking ninth on the World Population Review 2023 list. This is likely due to challenges that Amarillo faces challenges in relation to population growth and socioeconomic factors which increase our crime rates

Hopefully, Amarillo will be able to figure out how it can solve these socioeconomic issues that surface in unfortunate cases like these.

Unsolved Murders of Amarillo, Texas

These are the unsolved murders of Amarillo, Texas.

If you have any information or if you know something, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 806-374-4400. 

Executed Death Row Inmates from the Texas Panhandle

The following individuals were convicted of Capital Murder for crimes committed in the Texas Panhandle (Amarillo and its surrounding areas) and sentenced to death by lethal injection. Read a brief summary on the area's executed Death Row inmates.

All information and photos have been taken from TDCJ and court records.

Amarillo's Most Wanted: Help Bring These Fugitives to Justice

These are the fugitives who make up Amarillo's Most Wanted list. The individuals on this list have been accused of serious crimes and are considered a danger to society.

If you have any information about these FUGITIVES, you are urged to call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at (806) 374-4400 or submit a Web Tip by visiting THIS LINK


You do not have to give your name. AMARILLO CRIME STOPPERS will pay a reward of up to $300 and you WILL remain anonymous. 

Updated as of 8/06/2023

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