DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS – (NEWS BRIEF113017) – ARRESTS MADE IN DIXIE SQUARE APARTMENTS SHOOTING

ODESSA, TEXAS/THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2017 – ON NOVEMBER 28, 2017 AT APPROXIMATELY 10:20PM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE DIXIE SQUARE APARTMENTS, AT 222 NORTH DIXIE BLVD., IN REFERENCE TO A SUBJECT WITH A GUN. OFFICERS MADE CONTACT WITH FOUR SUBJECTS WHO ADVISED THAT A MALE SUBJECT INTENTIONALLY DISCHARGED A FIREARM TOWARDS THEM AS THEY GATHERED NEAR THE DOORWAY OF AN APARTMENT. A SECOND SUSPECT ACTED AS A “LOOKOUT” DURING THE INCIDENT.

BOTH SUSPECTS FLED THE SCENE, AND THERE WERE NO REPORTS OF ANY INJURIES. OFFICERS LOCATED A DISCHARGED BULLET OUT OF THE INTERIOR APARTMENT WALL. DURING THE INVESTIGATION THE SHOOTER WAS IDENTIFIED AS DAMON ALFORD, 25 YEARS OF AGE AND THE SECOND SUSPECT WAS IDENTIFIED AS TOMMY PETTIGREW III, 19 YEARS OF AGE.

ALFORD AND PETTIGREW, WERE LOCATED AND PLACED INTO CUSTODY WEDNESDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 29,2017 AT 6:48AM AND CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON “2ND DEGREE FELONY”.

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS NEWS – BRIEF(112817) MULTIPLE CAR CRASHES ON LOOP 338 EAST

ODESSA, TEXAS/NOVEMBER 28, 2017 – ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017 BETWEEN 4:30 AND 5PM, A MAJOR CRASH ON LOOP 338 EAST, BETWEEN BRIARWOOD AND EASTRIDGE, INVOLVING 4 VEHICLES WAS REPORTED TO THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT. IT IS ALLEGED THAT A BROWN FORD QUADCAB PICK-UP TRUCK WAS THE VEHICLE THAT CAUSED THE CRAS. WITNESSES SAW A MALE DRIVER EXIT THE PICK-UP TRUCK AND RAN INTO THE NEIGHBORHOOD OF WHAT IS COMMONLY KNOWN AS ‘COUNTRY CLUB ESTATES’.

(LINDSEY ATKINS, CAR CRASH VICTIM)

“THERE WAS A LONG LINE OF CARS AT THE RED LIGHT. SO, I STARTED SLOWING DOWN, AND I LOOKED IN MY REAR VEIW MIRROR, AND I SAW THE LADY COMING BEHIND ME, AND THEN I JUST GOT HIT, THEN I HIT THE CAR INFRONT OF ME. A LADY PULLED UP, AS SHE WAS DRIVING BY, AND SAID THAT, SHE SAW A GUY GET OUT OF THE CAR AND RAN IN TO THE HOUSES OVER HERE. AND THAT HE LOOKED DRUNK.”

A TODDLER IN ONE OF THE VEHICLES INVOLVED IN THE CRASH WAS NOT INJURED, AND ALL 4 DRIVERS REFUSED MEDICAL TREATMENT AT THE SCENE.

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS NEWS – BRIEF(112817) – MAJOR CRASH FATAL

ODESSA, TEXAS/NOVEMBER 28, 2017 – ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017, ODESSA POLICE AND ODESSA FIRE RESCUE RESPONDED TO 2ND STREET AND VINE IN REFERENCE TO A MAJOR CRASH.

THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT A RED FORD VAN, OPERATED BY CARLOS ZEIJAS, 21 YEARS OF AGE, OF ODESSA WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND ON 2ND STREET ATTEMPTING TO TURN NORTHBOUND ON TO VINE. A TAN FORD EXPEDITION, BEING OPERATED BY JOANNA THOMPSON, 47 YEARS OF AGE WAS TRAVELING WESTBOUND ON 2ND STREET. THE PASSENGER OF THE EXPEDITION WAS IDENTIFIED AS SONNY THOMPSON, 17 YEARS OF AGE. A GREEN KIA SOUL, OPERATED BY ROSARIO ESTRELLA, 74 YEARS OF AGE OF ODESSA WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ON VINE. THE KIA SOUL FAILED TO YHIELD THE RIGHT OF WAY AND WAS STRUCK BY THE EXPEDITION. THE IMPACT THEN CUASED THE KIA SOUL TO STRIKE THE FORD VAN.

ROSARIO ESTRELLA WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED ON SCENE AND NEXT OF KIN HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED. BOTH OCCUPANTS OF THE EXPEDITON WERE TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH NON-LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES. NO OTHER INJURIES WERE REPORTED.

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

FOR DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, DANNY BARRERA.

 

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS – (NEWS BRIEF112717) – ODESSA HIGHT 5

ODESSA, TEXAS/NOVEMBER 27, 2017 – THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT IS ASKING FOR THE PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE IN LOCATING THESE FUGITIVES, WHO HAVE MULTIPLE OUTSTANDING WARRANTS WITH THE MUNICIPAL COURT:

CORY WAYNE ARMSTRONG, 25 YEARS OF AGE-16 WARRANTS; JAMIE ARTHUR KEITH, 46 YEARS OF AGE-12 WARRANT; ISMAEL ARANDA, 30 YEARS OF AGE-10 WARRANTS; VIVIANA ISABEL NAVARRETTE, 37 YEARS OF AGE-8 WARRANTS; ALONZO VASQUEZ SANCHEZ, 34 YEARS OF AGE IS NO LONGER WANTED.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING THESE FUGITIVES CONTACT THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT OR GO ONLINE AT ODESSACRIMESTOPPERS.ORG TO LEAVE A SECURE TIP OR CALL 432-333-TIPS, WHICH CAN LEAD TO A CASH REWARD. THE CALLER CAN REMAIN ANONYMOUS

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS – NEWS BRIEF(112617) – MAJOR STRUCTURE FIRE ON MURPHY AND LEE STREETS

ODESSA, TEXAS/NOVEMBER 26, 2017 – AT APPROXIMATELY 8:00PM, ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE RESPONDED TO A MAJOR STRUCTURE FIRE ON THE CORNER OF MURPHY AND LEE STREET NEAR SOUTH GRANT AVE. SEVERAL FIRE TRUCKS AND TWO AMBULANCES WERE ON THE SCENE. THE INTESISTY OF THE FIRE CAUSED A PORTION OF THE ROOF TO COLLAPSE

(DANNY WYATT, BATALLION CHIEF, ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE)

“NO BODY INSIDE. THE TWO GENTLEMEN THAT WERE WORKING HERE TONIGHT SAID THEY HEARD A ‘POP’, WENT TO THE BACK ROOM, AND WAS QUITE A BIT OF FIRE, THEY SAID AT THAT TIME. GAVE 9-1-1 A CALL, THEY GOT OUT OF THE BUILDING. SO, NO INJURIES ON THE PUBLIC SIDE NO INJURIES ON OUR SIDE.”

THE STRUCTURE IS AN AUTO REPAIR SHOP, THERE WERE FLAMABLE LIQUIDS, AND TIRES INSIDE THE SHOP, THAT MADE THE FIRE EXTEREMLY HOT AND DARK. THE FIRE IS UNDER INVESTIGATION.

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