Drugs, counterfeiting land 4 in Potter County
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:36:30 GMT —
A caller informs APD that residents of a house on 2nd are selling drugs and counterfeiting personal information.
On Aug. 2 at nearly 2 a.m., Amarillo police officers were sent to the 2600 block of NW 2nd on a report of a narcotics violation taking place.
The caller advised that the occupants were possibly involved in selling illegal drugs.
Prior to the officer's arrival, additional information was that one of the occupants was also involved in making and distrubuting counterfeit IDs and Social Security cards.
Officers knocked on the door and were allowed inside. As officers were identifying the occupants, they observed narcotic paraphernalia sitting on a coffee table.
The occupants gave officers consent to search the residence.
Officers located 28 pieces of identifying information in the form of birth certificates, Social Security cards and IDs.
Officers arrested Loretta Ann Arenas, 41, for fraud use or possession of identifying information over 10 but less than 50, and possession of narcotic paraphernalia.
James Albert Morelos, 42, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, possession of narcotic paraphernalia, and one local municipal warrant.
Deanna Tiffany Sherman, 22, was arrested for failure to identify (fugitive intent to give false name), and five local municipal court warrants.
Michelle Renee Luna, 45, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance penalty group 1, less than 1 gram, and for the poassession of narcotic paraphernalia.
All four individuals were booked into the Potter County Correctional Center.