Arraignment for the Fernandez family will be on Tuesday

Arraignment for the Fernandez family will be on Tuesday November 1, 2011 at 4 p.m. on 205 E 5th Ave., Amarillo. Amy Fernandez is being charged for the purpose of evading the reporting requirements and the regulations issued thereunder, structured, attempt to structure, and attempted to assist in structuring currency transactions with one or more domestic financial institutions, by purchasing 39 cashiers checks with United States currency in amounts of $3000 or less. Jose Fernandez, Jr., Francisco Fernandez, Aaron Fernandez, and Thomas Joseph Salazar were charged with knowingly and intentionally possessing with the intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine and/or five kilograms or more of cocaine in the Randall, Potter, and Hutchinson County areas. The five were taken into custody on October 27, 2011 and incarcerated in Randall County Jail.