Amarillo Police Arrest Fugitive After Traffic Stop

AMARILLO -- Wednesday afternoon, Amarillo Police pulled over a vehicle in the 700 block of I-40 West.

The officer recognized 32-year-old Leticia Michelle Delgado and knew that she had an outstanding warrant for her arrest. 

The officer positively identified Delgado as the wanted individual and immediately removed her from the car and placed her under arrest. 

During the inventory of the vehicle prior to impoundment, officers located a small baggie of methamphetamines in the suspect’s purse. Also located in the purse were several pieces of identifying information not belonging to the driver along with narcotic paraphernalia. 

Delgado was arrested and booked into the Potter County Correction Center on charges of Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance over 1 gram less than 4 grams; Fraudulent Use/Possession of Identifying Information under 5 pieces; the local municipal traffic warrant and Possession of Narcotic Paraphernalia.

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