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Arrests made at Amarillo business, DEA confirms involvement

A SWAT-like situation unfolded at an Amarillo hair salon Tuesday and ended with at least 2 arrests / Source: KFDA A SWAT-like situation unfolded at an Amarillo hair salon Tuesday and ended with at least 2 arrests / Source: KFDA

A standoff-like situation unfolded at an Amarillo businesses Tuesday and ended with at least two people in police custody.

Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a building on NE 7th Ave. and Fillmore Street around noon. 

A division within the Drug Enforcement Administration confirmed to NewsChannel 10 its involvement in the incident, but declined to give further details saying an investigation is ongoing.

The federal agency is tasked with pursuing drug cases both domestic and abroad.

An earlier version of this article stated the agents appeared to be searching a hair salon near the intersection, but authorities have not specified the exact location. We apologize for any confusion.

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