On Monday the Potter County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division conducted an investigation into drug trafficking in the Texas panhandle.
During the investigation, deputies searched a residence on the 5000 Block Leigh Ave. in Amarillo.
The 5000 block of Leigh is block away from a couple of churches, three blocks away from South Lawn Elementary, and two blocks away from Fannin Middle School
Inside the residence, approximately 470 grams of meth was found along with a 9mm pistol. Also found in the residence were multiple small plastic baggies, and scales which are consistent with narcotics trafficking.
Law enforcement arrested 44-year-old Cederick Lynn Landers and he booked into the Randall County Detention Center for manufacture delivery of controlled substance penalty group 1 more than 400 grams, unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, driving while license invalid as well as warrant through the city.
The investigation is ongoing with the Potter County Sheriff’s Office.