AMARILLO – Early Saturday morning, Amarillo Police pulled over vehicle in the 2800 block of Sanborn.
Amarillo Police arrest 31-year-old Andre Juane Speaks. Speaks is wanted for a bond forfeiture warrant stemming from a felon in possession of a firearm arrest in Wichita County.
Police also arrested a 25-year-old female passenger wanted on an outstanding city warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Officers searched the vehicle and found narcotic paraphernalia, a plastic bottle containing about 11 grams of what appears to be methamphetamine, and a loaded .45 caliber pistol. A check on the weapon’s serial number showed that it was stolen in a 2011 burglary in north Amarillo.
Speaks was taken to the Potter County Detention Center, where he was booked for possession of a controlled substance over 4 grams/under 200 grams, the unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon warrant, and a new charge of unlawful possession of a firearm.
The female was booked into the Randall County Jail on the misdemeanor warrant.