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Escaped burglary suspect in custody

Amarillo, TX - A burglary suspect who escaped from a police car in the hamlet area a few hours ago is in custody.

Amarillo Police tell us it began with a burglary call in the 1400 block of Bernard around 1:00 this afternoon.

Two suspects were taken into custody in the Hamlet area, but one was able to escape with his handcuffs on from the police car.

Hamlet Elementary School was placed on a precautionary lockdown, but were released around 3:30 today.

There is no word on charges at this time.

 

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