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Murder Suspect In Custody

Amarillo Police have a murder suspect in custodyfollowing an early Friday morning shooting in the 21-hundred block of Dallas Street.

The shooter is identified as 48-year-old Douglas Leonard Voight.

Police were originally called out to the shooting at 2:38 a.m.and when they arrived they were told that the victims were in two locations.

Officers found 38-year-old Brandi Michelle Padilla suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body in the 2100 block of Dallas Street. She was taken to the hospital where she later died from the the injuries.

A 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his upper body was located in the 1800 block of South Grand. The man, who was not identified by the department, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Voight had left the scene and was later located in the 22-hundred block of Ross-Osage Drive. He’s in the Potter County Jail.



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