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UPDATE - Amarillo Police: Man Tased, Arrested After Reportedly Throwing Rocks at Vehicles

AMARILLO - On Monday Night, the Amarillo Emergency Communications Center received several 911 calls of a person throwing rocks at vehicles.

Officers were told that the suspect was in the area of I-40 and Bolton. 

Police found 39-year-old Michael Christopher Meyers in the westbound grass median at that location. 

As officers arrived, Meyers threw a rock and a beer bottle at a police unit.

Officers contacted Meyers, who was still holding rocks in his hands and refusing to comply with officer’s commands to drop them. A Taser was used to take Meyers into custody. 

There were multiple victims with damage to their vehicles. One female was transported to a local hospital with injuries to her eyes from glass fragments. 

Meyers was booked into Potter County on five counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.  


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