Two men arrested for lottery ticket theft

Amarillo, TX - Two men were arrested over the weekend after a botched robbery attempt.

Friday night, Amarillo police responded to the Toot N Totum at 421 Tascosa Road on a report that two men stole a lottery ticket dispenser and fled.

Shortly afterward, an employee at another Toot N Totum at 3101 Plains called police to say two men tried to cash in about fifty dollars' worth of lottery tickets.

Nineteen year-old John Keith Lusk and 22 year-old Jimmy Dillon East were both arrested for theft.