False Facebook post spreading about APD officer under investigation
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) —
On March 12, the Amarillo Police Department became aware of a Facebook post spreading over the internet making false claims about an APD officer under investigation.
According to authorities, "There are false claims being made that an APD officer is under investigation for multiple crimes and that he was suspended while these charges are being investigated. There have also been printed fliers posted at local convenience stores."
The Amarillo Police Department wants to make sure the public knows that these claims are false.
At this time, police are investigating who is responsible for the original post.