3 arrested after Amarillo liquor store burglary

Tuesday night Amarillo Police Department officers responded to a burglary alarm at a Party Stop store in the 5700 block of Amarillo Boulevard West.

APD said the alarm indicated to officers that the glass door had been shattered and that someone had entered the store. However, when officers arrived, there were no suspects inside.

In response to other incidents that have occurred at the same location, other APD officers had information about a possible suspect location and directed other officers to the area. While investigating, officers saw a vehicle driving into the area and stopped the vehicle in the 6700 block of Club Meadows. During the stop officers observed a Crown Royal bottle on the floor of the vehicle. Officers also obtained surveillance footage from the Party Stop store to assist in their investigation. One of the 3 suspects matched a the description of one in the surveillance footage.

Officers brought all three occupants of the vehicle in for questioning and each were eventually arrested. The suspects were identified as 41-year-old Scott Patrick Tarvin, Tarvin was charged with burglary of a building, Tarvin also had an outstanding warrant for burglary of a habitation according to APD. 32-year-old Brandon Lee Shackelford was charged with burglary of a building and 50-year-old Vicki Lynn McEntire was charged with burglary of a building.

Tarvin, Shackelford and McEntire were booked into the Potter County Correction Center.