Friday shooting leaves 1 person dead, another wounded: Suspect arrested for murder


Early Friday morning, Amarillo police officers were called to the area of I-40 and Grand on a shooting. While responding, officers were told that there were shooting victims at two separate locations. 

Brandi Michelle Padilla, 38, was found in the 2100 block of Dallas Street suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. She was transported to a local hospital and later died from her injuries. 

A 36-year-old male was located in the 1800 block of south Grand with a gunshot wound to his upper body. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Officers determined that the shooting occurred after a confrontation in the 2100 block of Dallas Street. The shooter left the scene but was later located in the 2200 block of Ross-Osage Drive. 

Douglas Leonard Voigt, 48, was arrested for murder and booked into the Potter County Detention Center.

This incident remains under investigation by the Amarillo Police Department Homicide Unit.

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