Amarillo Police: 2 arrested for murder after shooting Sunday

Published: May. 9, 2022 at 8:35 AM CDT|Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 6:16 PM CDT
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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police are conducting a homicide investigation after a shooting occurred yesterday.

APD responded at 5:51 p.m. to a shooting in the 1400 block of N. Johnson Street on Sunday.

Officials said 25-year-old Chris Doerue was found in the front yard of a home along with several witnesses.

He was transported to a local hospital where he later died of his injuries.

His family has set up a GoFundMe page here.

Officers detained and interviewed suspects, arresting 21-year-old Leonard Hakizimana and 19-year-old Jeremiah Ntirampeba.

They were both arrested for murder and booked into the Potter County Jail.

The APD Homicide Unit is investigating.

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