AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – Two people were arrested after a Friday “Bait Operation” from the Panhandle Auto Burglary & Theft Unit (PABTU).
According to the PABTU report, investigators set out a ‘bait vehicle’ at a local business on Aug. 27. Officers said that within 14 hours, the vehicle was stolen.
However, officers also reported that the vehicle was found within a few minutes, at the Roma Motel.
Michael Cardona, 39, and Joseph Fernandez, 36, were reported as arrested for theft and booked into Potter County Jail.