Amarillo police arrest suspect for murder charges after overnight assault

Published: Jul. 28, 2022 at 9:47 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 28, 2022 at 12:03 PM CDT
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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Amarillo police have arrested one person who is charged with murder after an overnight assault in the Eastridge area.

Police say officers responded to Eastridge School Park around 12:14 a.m. for an assault.

The caller told dispatch that the man was not moving.

Medical personnel responded, but life saving measures were not successful.

53-year-old Khamphanh Phoummphard was pronounced dead on the scene.

Through the investigation, detectives identified 30-year-old Adrian Manuel Hinojos as a suspect. He was arrested and booked into the Potter County Detention Center for the charge of murder.

The case is still under investigation.

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