Amarillo Police Receive Over 700 Calls July 4

By Karl Wehmhoener |

Published 07/07 2014 10:34AM

Updated 07/07 2014 05:22PM

AMARILLO -- Between 2 p.m. and midnight, Amarillo Police received over 700 calls for police service. 

More than 300 of those calls were for firework violations. There were several dozen firework calls after midnight as well.

APD officers and Amarillo Fire Marshals officers made arrest and issued citation throughout the day and nighttime hours; however, the number of citations issued is not available at this time.

There were also numerous fight calls, assaults, wrecks and normal everyday police calls for service incidents. 

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