Amarillo police arrest burglary suspect


Early Monday morning, Amarillo police officers were investigating multiple business burglaries in the area of Civic Circle and Wolflin Avenue. At 4:08 AM, during these investigations, an alarm call came in from a business in the 2900 block of I-40 West. 

Officers responded to that location and located Christopher Michael Hernandez, 26, inside. Hernandez ran from officers but was apprehended shortly after. 

Hernandez was in possession of money taken from the business. He was arrested for Burglary of a Building and Evading Arrest/Detention with Previous Convictions and booked into the Potter County Detention Center. 

The investigation into the other burglaries in ongoing.

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