Early Wednesday evening, Amarillo police officers were called to the 3900 block of Paradise Avenue on a sick person laying in the roadway.
As officers were responding, updates came in that the victim had possibly been shot. A juvenile male was located in the street at that location, suffering from a gunshot wound.
The juvenile was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.
Officers were told that the suspect was also a juvenile male. The juvenile believed to be the suspect has been detained.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing.