The Amarillo Police Department is reporting 323 fireworks complaints over the July 4th holiday.
APD reports that on July 4th, the department received 323 fireworks complaints in a 24-hour period. Total calls for service on July 4th were 941. This is between 200 or 300 calls more than usual for the APD during a 24-hour period.
Nine fireworks violations received citations. 1 violation was for possession, 6 were for discharge and 2 were for allowing a juvenile to possess or discharge a firework.
If you have any leftover fireworks, you are asked to call 378-9092 so that the Amarillo Fire Department or APD can arrange for disposal.