Arrest made after Sunday night murder

Late Sunday night, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of North Maryland Street on a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found Mark Pickering, 59, deceased inside of the residence. Aaron Reed, a 34 year old male, was inside of the residence with Pickering.

Reed and Pickering had been in an argument that led to Pickering being shot multiple times. Reed was arrested for Murder and booked into the Potter County Detention Center.

The APD Special Crimes Unit is investigating the incident. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the APD Special Crimes Unit at 378-9468.