Crime

  Amarillo police arrest 2nd person in robbery of Chase Bank

The Amarillo Police Department has arrested a second person in the bank robbery of Chase Bank last week.

  Fort Carson soldier arrested in Borger after Sunday night shooting in Colorado

  Police seek suspect after 1 man injured in Saturday evening shooting

  1 man hospitalized after Friday night shooting

  Amarillo police investigating after 3 injured in shooting Friday

  Attempted Chase Bank robbery today ends in arrest of Amarillo man

  2 men arrested after SWAT standoff in Wheeler County

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  Suspect in Roosevelt County shooting incident that left 1 dead, 2 wounded won’t face charges

AISD employee on administrative leave after complaints of inappropriate behavior

  Officials working SWAT situation on I-40 in Wheeler County

  Amarillo Police Department arrested wanted man for aggravated assault warrant

  Amarillo police arrest man for 2017 hit and run death

  Wanted man captured by APD while at Municipal Court

  2 Pampa minors suffering burn injuries in possible gas explosion Sunday

Pampa Fire Department responded to a possible gas explosion injuring two minors Sunday afternoon.

Hutchinson County man caught after evading arrest during traffic stop

A Hutchinson County man, with warrants for his arrest, was detained and arrested today after running from police.

  Don’t fall into an online romance scam while looking for love

While dating sites have seen an increase of activity around this time, many sites can be ran by frauds who use affection to manipulate people.

  Amarillo National Bank alerting residents of phone scam

Amarillo National Bank is alerting residents of a phone scam claiming to be from the fraud department.

  Amarillo police investigating threat of gun violence circulating online

  Man arrested on manslaughter, injury to child warrants for wreck in 2018 that left 4-year-old dead

  Officer involved shooting in Amarillo leaves one man dead

  Amarillo National Bank robbery suspect facing charge after turning himself in

  69-year-old man wounded, 1 arrested after shooting in Clovis

3 injured after series of shootings near Thompson Park Tuesday night

  Man wanted on aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge

According to Amarillo Crime Stoppers, 39-year-old Mehrdad Akbari is wanted out of Randall County on a probation violation for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, enhanced.

  Amarillo police investigating after one man shot at Thompson Park, multiple reports of shots fired nearby

The Amarillo Police Department is investigating after one man was shot in Thompson Park, and they received multiple calls of shot fired at two nearby areas.

  Authorities searching for suspect after a woman was hit in the head during a robbery

According to the Amarillo Police Department, about 9:50 p.m., officers responded to a robbery in the 2700 block of Salem Drive, which is near South Georgia School Park.

  APD: Wanted man arrested Monday night after hiding inside home in north Amarillo

According to an APD news release, about 8:22 p.m. on Monday, officers were given information that 28-year-old Kody Patterson, who was wanted for felony forgery, was in the area of the 300 block of North Van Buren Street.

Clovis man sentenced to 19 years in prison for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

A Clovis man will spend 19 year in prison for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and other crimes.

  Amarillo police continue to investigate unsolved hit-and-run from 2011

The Amarillo Police Department continues to investigate a deadly hit-and-run from 2011.

Amarillo police locate missing 12-year-old girl

The Amarillo Police Department issued a news release Thursday evening seeking help from the community to find a missing 12-year-old girl.

  Childress man sentenced to 20 years for strangling 6-year-old

A Childress man will spend 20 years in prison after he was convicted of strangling a 6-year-old.

  Perryton officer granted immunity after shooting man with cerebral palsy in 2016

Today a federal judge ruled that a Perryton police officer did not violate his constitutional protections against using excessive force after an incident in 2016 that resulted in the shooting of a 20-year-old with cerebral palsy.

Man wanted out of Randall, Potter counties now in police custody

A man who is wanted for charges in bother Randall and Potter counties is now in police custody.

Amarillo police release video of suspect in Monday bank robbery

Amarillo Crime Stoppers has released video of the suspect in Monday’s bank robbery.

Amarillo police investigating reports of shots fired near Palo Duro High School Monday evening

The Amarillo Police Department is investigating reports of shots fired near the Palo Duro High School baseball field Monday evening.

  Authorities searching for sex offender last known to be in Amarillo

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said Marcus Lee Torres was released on Jan. 30 from the Baten Unit in Gray County and was traveling to El Paso.

  Authorities searching for suspect vehicle in recent fatal hit-and-run in Amarillo

According to Amarillo Crime Stoppers, early on Jan. 26, police responded to a vehicle striking a man near the East Amarillo Boulevard in the 900 block of North Mirror Street.

Portales woman sentenced to 18 years for kidnapping, burglary, aggravated battery

A Portales district attorney announced today that a woman was sentenced to 18 years in the New Mexico Department of Corrections for charges of kidnapping, burglary, and aggravated battery.

Amarillo police searching for suspect in robbery of Amarillo National Bank

The Amarillo Police Department is searching for the suspect who robbed the Amarillo National Bank location on South Taylor Street today.

LPD officers cleared in review of Jan. 5 officer-involved shooting

Two officers responding to a report of break-ins who became involved in a fatal shooting in early January were cleared by a third-party review.

  DPS trooper seizes 411 pounds of THC products during traffic stop on I-40

The Texas Department of Public Safety seized 411 pounds of THC products Wednesday after a traffic stop in Oldham County.

Texas man wanted for child trafficking

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Willie James Brumfield, 20, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list. A cash reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to his capture.

  $200,000 in cash seized during traffic stop in Carson County

A traffic stop in Carson County on Monday led to a Texas DPS trooper seizing $200,000 in cash.

  Clovis woman sentenced to 7 years for embezzling over $20,000

A Clovis woman was sentenced yesterday to seven years in prison for embezzlement of over $20,000.

  Man wanted out of Potter, Randall counties on assault, burglary, weapon charges

Amarillo Crime Stoppers said 22-year-old Michael Montgomery Jr. is wanted out of Potter County for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and two probation violations for assault on a public servant.

‘Vista Bank aided and abetted’ RDAG CFO’s fraud

Vista knew the nature and the extent of Shane’s fraudulent schemes. Far from stopping them, they took active measures to help Smith carry out his schemes, according to the documents.

  Woman wanted on harassment of a public servant charges now in police custody

A woman who was wanted on charges of harassment of a public servant is now in police custody.

  Man sentenced to life in prison for murder of estranged wife and stabbing of man at Amarillo apartment

An Amarillo man will spend life in prison for the stabbing of his estranged wife and a man at an Amarillo apartment in 2018.

  Police report details incident in Amarillo with suspect nearly 9 years before Odessa mass shooting

A police report obtained by NewsChannel 10 from the Amarillo Police Department details an incident with the suspect in the Odessa and Midland mass shooting that happened eight years before.

Roswell man accused of holding estranged wife captive, threatening her with knife and blow torch

A Roswell man was arrested Sunday and charged with holding his estranged wife captive in a camper trailer for five days, allegedly threatening her with a knife and a blow torch if she left.

  Amarillo police searching for stolen van after suspect caught on camera

The Amarillo Crime Stoppers said on Jan. 18, a 2004 blue Honda Odyssey was stolen in the 5700 block of Amarillo Boulevard after the keys were left inside the vehicle.

Amarillo police investigating hit and run that left one person dead

If anyone has information regarding this hit and run call Crime Stoppers at 374-4400.

  One man in critical condition, suspect sought in Clovis shooting

An arrest warrant has been issued for Dyonjai Jones on the charges of Assault with Intent to Commit a Violent Felony and Aggravated Battery.

  Clovis man arrested for aggravated assault on a police officer

A Clovis man has been arrested for aggravated assault on a police officer today.

  204 pounds of THC products seized during DPS traffic stop on I-40

The Texas Department of Public Safety seized more than 204 pounds of THC products after a Highway Patrol trooper stopped a vehicle in Carson County on Wednesday.

Man wanted on child sexual assault charges in custody

The Amarillo Crime Stoppers said 28-year-old Dytray Williams was found and taken into custody on his warrants.

  Amarillo police asking for help locating vehicle believed to be involved in recent homicide

The Amarillo Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a vehicle that is believed to be involved in a recent homicide case.

  7th Court of Appeals reverses Jeremy Spielbauer’s murder conviction

A court has reversed the conviction of an Amarillo man accused of killing his ex-wife who he was having an affair with.

Father says toddler, teen shot by police while executing search warrant

Midland Police shot a teenager and a three-year-old during a house search Wednesday night, according to the children’s father.

Amarillo man arrested after barricading himself in abandoned home after multi-county chase

One person is now in custody after a chase led to a standoff at an abandoned home in Crosby County on Wednesday afternoon.

  Man wanted out of Potter County on sexual assault of a child charges

In this week’s Fugitive of the Week, the Amarillo Crime Stoppers said 28-year-old Dytray Williams is wanted out of Potter County on two counts of sexual assault of a child.

  Amarillo police report high amount of guns stolen from vehicles

The Amarillo Police Department says last month 27 guns were stolen from vehicles, and 16 of those vehicles were unlocked.

Texting scam claims to be FedEx; WF residents on alert

Wichita Falls residents are on the lookout for a scam to get your location through a text message.

  Pampa Police Department investigating assault that left 2 hospitalized

The Pampa Police Department is searching for information after two people were hospitalized following an assault.

  Fannin Middle School student arrested for spreading threat on social media

A student at Fannin Middle School has been arrested for spreading a possible threat on social media.

Jorge Ernesto Rico-Ruvira now on Roswell’s Most Wanted Fugitives

As the search for murder suspect Jorge Ernesto Rico-Ruvira continues, he remains one of Roswell’s Most Wanted fugitives.

  Authorities searching for man wanted on various charges including choking, assaulting family member

The Randall County Sheriff’s Office said 27-year-old John Harmon is wanted for probation violations for assault of a family member, impeding breath or air circulation and possession of a controlled substance with less than a gram.

  Amarillo police arrest man in connection to homicide that happened last week

The Amarillo Police Department arrested a man in connection to a homicide that happened last week.

Police investigating burglary at Kimbrough Stadium

The Amarillo Crime Stoppers said Canyon police officers responded to a burglary at the stadium on Jan. 13.

Barefoot child breaks into Texas smoke shop

A barefoot boy robbed a Texas smoke shop, under the direction of an adult, stealing about $300 worth of product.

  North Heights Alternative School employee arrested on child pornography charges

A North Heights Alternative School employee has been arrested on child pornography charges.

  Amarillo police released name of man killed in Thursday night homicide

Amarillo Police Department is investigating a homicide after being dispatched to the scene of an alleged aggravated assault and robbery.

  Police searching for robbery suspect after Amarillo pawn shop robbed at gunpoint

The Amarillo Police Department said Wednesday morning about 10:08 a.m., officers were called out to a robbery at the EZ Pawn located at 3300 Interstate 40 East.

  Man wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charged out of Potter County

The Amarillo Crime Stoppers said 28-year-old Raphael Aguirre Jr. is wanted out of Potter County.

Texas court reverses decision on Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon

The 7th Court of Appeals decision reversing Dr. Thomas Dixon’s murder-for-hire conviction has been overturned by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

Suspect charged with three counts of murder in 2019 Hobbs shooting

Hobbs PD says after months of investigating and interviewing, they met with the District Attorney and determined there was sufficient probable cause to charge 19-year-old Bishop Henderson with three counts of murder.

  4 arrested during heroin, meth seizures during 2 separate incidents in Oldham County

A criminal complaint reports that about 4:26 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12., a trooper with the Texas Department of Public Safety pulled over a Grey Nissan Sentra on Interstate 40 in Oldham County for speeding.

  Amarillo Crime Stoppers: Robbery suspect bit employee before running out of store

Amarillo Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help locating the suspect in a robbery.

  Amarillo Police Department reports violent crime decrease in 2019

The Amarillo Police Department released a report today that states crime in the city was the lowest in years in 2019.

  Amarillo Crime Stoppers searching for stolen ATV, 2 suspects

Authorities said on Wednesday, Jan. 8, a 2015 white and blue Yamaha Raptor 700R ATV was stolen in the 4500 block of Princeton Street, which is near Southwest 45th Avenue and Bell Street.

Police: 3 juveniles, 2 adults wounded in Colorado shooting

Investigators believe there was a party going on at an apartment complex when gunfire broke out.