To Arrested After Shooting Early Wednesday Morning
Two people are in custody following a shooting in Amarillo.
Amarillo police were called to the apartments in area of Southwest 10th and South Parker around 1am Wednesday morning. They were called after reports of someone shooting at the building.
During the investigation police observed a silver Lexus in the 2700 block of Southwest 10th driving away at a high rate of speed. The officers initiated a stop. Richard Daniel Wilbanks and Chace Neil Whisenhunt were inside the vehicle.
As the investigation proceeded, officers learned the Lexus was chasing a Honda SUV and the occupants of both vehicles were shooting at each other.
The SUV has not been located.
Wilbanks and Whisenhunt were allegedly in possession of handguns. They were both book on various assault and unlawful possession charges. The were booked into Potter County.
The search for the SUV and the investigation continues.