Amarillo police officers arrested two men in the early morning hours after officers got information that the men were selling crack cocaine from a motel room according to a press release released today.
According to the release on December 21, APD received information that someone in a room at the Sundown Motel, 3612 Amarillo Boulevard East, was selling crack cocaine.
Officers and COPPS obtained a search warrant for the room and executed the warrant at 2:30 am on room 119 at the motel, according to the release.
Two men were in the room, along with two packets containing a substance believed to be crack cocaine, scales, paraphernalia and approximately $2000 in cash.
According the release, officers arrested Reynaldo Wheeler Jr., 27, and Michael Thomas Wheeler. 24. on charges of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, penalty group one, over 1 but less than 4 grams in a drug free zone (within 1000 feet of an elementary school at Amarillo Blvd. and N. Grand).
Both men had outstanding warrants and were booked into the Potter County Detention Center.